Our Approach

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How we work

DOB Equity invests in companies that have a positive social impact on communities in East Africa. The companies we support provide better or more affordable products and/or services to customers. In addition we look for companies that create better access to market for producers. DOB is sector agnostic but has an interest in retail and distribution, agri-business, education, renewable energy and logistics.

 

DOB Equity invests in companies that have a positive social impact on communities in East Africa.

 

DOB works from its offices in Kenya, Tanzania and The Netherlands. Having local presence provides us with a deep insight into the unique opportunities and challenges that Africa presents. DOB provides venture capital, private equity and debt in companies in various stages of maturity in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi. Our financing solutions are flexible and tailor-made to best suit the needs of the company.

 

Our investment approach is to be an engaged investor, next to Board positions we work with management to provide value addition. With access to international networks and in-house knowledge and long-term local experience we aim to create leading companies in their sectors with a long lasting impact on the communities they serve. We work with management to ensure environment, social and governance standards are best in class.

 

As DOB Equity is an evergreen fund we can take a long-term approach to investing ensuring the sustainability and impact of the portfolio company is safeguarded in search of the right follow-on partner to further grow the company.

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THE NETHERLANDS

De Nijensteen
IJsseldijk 1
8194 LA Veessen

 

KENYA

1st Floor, ABC Place
Entrance next to Restaurant Seven
Waiyaki Way, Westlands, Nairobi

 

TANZANIA

1st Floor, Kilwa House
369 Toure Drive, Oysterbay
Dar es Salaam