This investment was made when British International Investment was named CDC Group.
Virtus Energy Solutions Limited is a renewable energy infrastructure company sponsored by Rensource Distributed Energy Limited and Solad Holdings Limited. The company operates in Nigeria and uses high capacity stand-alone solar technology to power public and private-sector businesses across the country.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- Africa, West Africa
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.
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Evolution II Fund
- Fund Manager:
- Inspired Evolution Investment Management
- 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
- December 2019