South Africa Other consumer services

Libstar is an FMCG manufacturer operating in the food and beverage and household and personal care segments, supplying the market via private label offerings, branded products and contract manufacturing.

We are invested in Libstar through Neoma Africa Fund III, which is managed by Actis LLP. For further information on the fund, the fund manager, and the expected impact of the fund’s investment, click here.

Key facts


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

Africa, Southern Africa
South 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.

Other consumer services
Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

Intermediated investment
Neoma Africa Fund III
Fund Manager:
Actis LLP

This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.

South Africa