Focus Media Information Technology Company Ltd (Giovanna Group Holdings)

China Other consumer services

Focus Media is a multi-platform advertising display operator. The company s total network covers 300m urban population and 100,000+ buildings in 100+ cities in China.

We are invested in Focus Media Information Technology Company Ltd (Giovanna Group Holdings) through FountainVest China Growth Fund LP, which is managed by Fountainvest Partners (Asia). For further information on the fund, the fund manager, and the expected impact of the fund’s investment, click here.

Key facts

Status:
Active
Region

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

:
Rest of the World
Countries:
China
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.

:
Other consumer services
Investment type

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

:
Intermediated investment
Fund:
FountainVest China Growth Fund LP
Fund Manager:
Fountainvest Partners (Asia)
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

:
May 2013
Domicile

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

:
China