This investment was made when British International Investment was named CDC Group. It was also was made under a previous strategy. We disclose information on all our current investments, but narrative information on our pre-2012 investments, when we introduced a new strategy, may be limited.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- South Asia
We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people. For funds, the sectors listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.
- Business services, Communications and IT Services, Construction and real estate, Financial services, Health, Manufacturing, Other consumer services, Others
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Fund manager:
- ICICI Venture
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date British International Investment committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that British International Investment committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- June 2006
For direct investments, this is the total amount that British International Investment has committed to the business or project (it may be a combination of equity and debt).
For funds, this is the total amount that British International Investment has committed to the fund.
This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.
Investments made by this fund
|Investment name||Country||Region||Sector||Start date||Status|
Tebma Shipyards Ltd
Tebma is one of the three major private sector players in the Indian shipbuilding industry. It is historically focused on building tugs and dredgers and caters to leading ports, shipping companies, the Indian navy, and lake authorities.
|India||South Asia||Manufacturing||February 2007||Active|
|Swiss Biosciences AG||India||South Asia||Health||May 2007||Active|
Tops Security Ltd
Tops Security is a security services provider, predominantly providing guarding services. It also specialises in emergency response, electronic security systems and other ancillary services.
|India||South Asia||Business services||August 2007||Active|
Iven Medicare India Private Limited
I-Ven Medicare is a vehicle for investments and buyouts in the healthcare sector with a special focus on healthcare delivery systems.
|India||South Asia||Health||December 2007||Active|