DOB Equity invests equity in small and medium sized businesses in East Africa.

DOB Equity was founded in 1997 by an entrepreneurial Dutch family. The team of six investment professionals travels frequently between our Dutch base on a farm in the Netherlands and our focus countries in East Africa. As we are a small and family funded organization, DOB Equity is flexible and can offer tailor-made solutions to your financial needs.

DOB Equity has the mission to support innovative private sector initiatives that contribute to the quality of lives of low income people in Africa through:

  • Income generation for at least 1,000 low-income people
  • Affordable products and services for at least 10,000 low-income people

DOB Equity is member of ANDE and AVCA:


DOB Equity has ALN as legal advisor: