Jalannera Coffee Export & Coffee Farm Plc

Ethiopia Food and agriculture

Bagersh has been a leading supplier of high-quality roasted coffee for the local market for over nine years. It hopes to the first fully integrated high-end roasting business of scale in the country, having recently acquired a roasting and packaging facility.

We are invested in Jalannera Coffee Export & Coffee Farm Plc through SGI Ethiopia Growth and Transformation Fund, which is managed by Schulze Global Ethiopia GP. 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.

:
Africa, East Africa
Countries:
Ethiopia
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.

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Food and agriculture
Investment type

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

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Intermediated investment
Fund:
SGI Ethiopia Growth and Transformation Fund
Fund Manager:
Schulze Global Ethiopia GP
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 2013
Domicile

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

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Ethiopia