Talwant Trading (Pvt) Ltd was founded in 2009 and is the master territorial franchisee for Fruit and Veg City Africa International and its brands, the most well-known of which is Food Lover’s Market for Zimbabwe. The company has six stores in Harare and Bulawayo.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- Africa, East 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.
- Food and agriculture
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- Takura II
- Fund Manager:
- Takura Capital Partners
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- February 2015
This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.