Syrse

West Africa,Africa Communications and IT Services

Syrse distributes and services IT equipment in electronic banking used by financial institutions in 11 Francophone West & Central Africa countries, most often under the OMOA brand.

We are invested in Syrse through Adenia Capital III (formerly I&P Capital III), which is managed by Adenia Partners. 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
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.

:
Communications and IT Services
Investment type

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

:
Intermediated investment
Fund:
Adenia Capital III (formerly I&P Capital III)
Fund Manager:
Adenia 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

:
December 2012