|Venture Capital and Private Equity|
Black Star Advisors through Activity Venture Finance Company (AVFC), provides venture capital finance to fast growing Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) throughout Ghana. (BSA is currently Fund Manager for AVFC).
AVFC was set up through a Public-Private Partnership under an Act of Parliament. Through AVFC, we support the Government’s Private Sector development initiatives a critical element of the nations growth strategy. Through venture capital investments in SMEs, BSA is developing and testing strategies for SME growth and development in a very challenging environment. These challenges include:
However, we have closed 16 investments so far in the SME sector, across various industries including ICT, Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals and Agri-business.