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.
- Financial services, Food and agriculture, 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:
- Multiples Investment Advisers
- 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
- April 2010
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|
PVR is the largest multiplex chain in India, with 360 screens across the country and 22% of box office collections of leading Hindi movies.
|India||South Asia||Other consumer services||March 2013||Active|
Vikram Hospitals (Bengaluru) Private Limited
Vikram Hospital has 225 beds and offers specialised services including Cardiac Sciences, Neuro Sciences, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery and Nephrology and Urology. The company has more than 700 allied health staff and more than 70 specialised doctors.
|India||South Asia||Health||June 2013||Active|
Arvind Ltd is a textile manufacturer. It makes cotton shorts, denim, knitwear and bottomweight fabric.
|India||South Asia||Manufacturing||March 2014||Active|
Delhivery (formerly SSN Logistics)
SSN Logistics, based in Gurgaon, is an e-commerce fulfilment business which includes the delivery of packages from online orders on behalf of clients such as DB Creations, Videocon Next Retail and Snapdeal.
|India||South Asia||Manufacturing||September 2014||Active|
Livpure (formerly Luminous)
Luminous Water Technologies makes and markets water purifiers under the “Livpure” brand in India. It has a large distribution and service network and is based in Gurgaon.
|India||South Asia||Manufacturing||December 2014||Active|
Agri Power & Engineering Solutions
Based in Karnataka, Agri Power & Engineering Solutions manufactures electrical equipment.
|India||South Asia||Food and agriculture||October 2015||Active|