Edita Food Industries

Egypt Food and agriculture

Edita is an independent branded snack food business in North Africa based in Egypt. Its main products are packaged croissants and cakes where it is the dominant category leader.

We are invested in Edita Food Industries through A4C S Feeder LP, 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

Status:
Exited
Region

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

:
Africa, North Africa
Countries:
Egypt
Sector

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
Fund:
A4C S Feeder LP
Fund Manager:
Actis LLP
Domicile

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

:
Egypt