Proveto

Cote d'Ivoire Food and agriculture

Proveto SA is an Ivorian company founded in 1999. It started as a veterinary products distributor and developed into a day-old broiler and layer chicks producer. It has subsequently added animal feed to its product range. The company is based in Abidjan but will also operate in Bouaké (central region) and San Pédro (in the south west of the country)

We are invested in Proveto through Injaro Agricultural Capital Holdings Ltd, which is managed by Injaro Investments Ltd. 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, West Africa
Countries:
Cote d'Ivoire
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:
Injaro Agricultural Capital Holdings Ltd
Fund Manager:
Injaro Investments Ltd
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

:
January 2013