Africa's premier private equity fund
GIP is a boutique investment firm. Our primary objective is to build team spirit in the pursuit of two common goals: client satisfaction and project success. Said differently, we want to be the best at what we do and be compensated for it.
To achieve this, we have created an entrepreneurial environment where we openly discuss and debate ideas, investment goals and challenges associated with doing business in emerging markets particularly Africa.
This can sometimes be an emotional process, but it is a minor cost if it allows us to arrive at the most creative and optimal solutions. For this reason, GIP is a non-bureaucratic company where all views are listened to and only the best consensus solutions are adopted.
We value truth and act with integrity in our transactions and daily work by:
To become a valued partner to our clients, make a significant contribution to changing the face of investing in Africa and strive for the highest ethical standards through hard work, diligence and commitment to achieving our investment goals.
We aim to change Africa’s future one investment at a time. Currently, there is a secular wealth shift from developed to developing countries. Africa, long known as the sleeping continent, is slowly awakening and taking its position at the forefront of this capital movement.
Over the past several years, our experience in Africa has shown that is a niche market for western companies that operate on sound corporate principles, offer reliable technical/financial advice and develop untapped business opportunities on the continent.
We believe that we are this type of company and can provide both solutions and value creations to our investors by: