Roserve Enviro Private Limited

South Asia Infrastructure

Roserve is a wastewater management solution provider dedicated to serving manufacturing companies with wastewater treatment management, with its unique ‘Pay As You Treat’model.

Our investment

CDC has committed to a USD 9.75m (INR equivalent) loan to Roserve to help finance the growth of their wastewater management business in India and to expand their operations to Africa.

Expected impact

Roserve will help to demonstrate the potential for commercial water recycling in India, this is expected to accelerate the expansion of the market for water service companies increasing the recycling rates. The facility is expected to support water savings of over 25m litres per day.

Environmental and social aspects

As part of the investment process CDC ensured Roserve met international E&S performance standards.

Key facts


Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

South Asia
India and 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).

Direct Debt
Start date

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December 2019

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