Powering Agriculture Investment Alliance: AlphaMundi

AlphaMundi

AlphaMundi Foundation

AlphaMundi works through its investment group AlphaMundi Group LTD (AMG) and its sister organization, the AlphaMundi Foundation to catalyze and scale investment in social enterprises that improve the lives of the poor.

AlphaMundi provides quasi-equity or debt financing as well as targeted technical assistance to energy/ag companies operating in Africa or Latin America.
Farmer with tractor in the distance

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Financing

The group will prioritize investments in companies with a 3+ year track record of operations, $500k (USD) or more in annual revenues, and demonstrated social or environmental impact.

Technical Assistance

AlphaMundi Foundation can also provide subsidized technical assistance to energy/ag companies. Assistance with governance, management systems, financial planning, fundraising, supply and distribution is available. This support can be pre- or post-investment, but is typically available to early stage companies, as it is intended to build capacity in advance of an increase in private sector capital commitment by AlphaMundi Group.

Background

Founded in 2007 by a group of partners with extensive experience in the financial industry as well as responsible investments, microfinance and philanthropy, the AlphaMundi Group has provided debt and equity financing to scalable social ventures in strategic sustainable human development sectors such as microfinance, affordable education, fair trade agriculture and renewable energy. AMG currently provides debt financing out of its SocialAlpha-Bastion Fund to innovative early- and growth-stage businesses in Africa and Latin America. As of 2019, AlphaMundi will also invest out of a new fund, AlphaJiri. This fund will provide mezzanine financing to social enterprise is the sustainable food and agriculture sector, the renewable energy sector, and the ag/energy nexus.

The AlphaMundi Foundation amplifies the work of the Group by providing additional capacity in impact measurement and technical assistance for social enterprises in target markets. While AMG invests across sectors, the Foundation is currently focused on sustainable food and agriculture, renewable energy, and the energy/ag nexus in East Africa and Latin America.

Details and Inquiry Information

The AlphaMundi Foundation has recurring open calls for proposals for technical assistance projects; for more information about deadlines and how to apply, please visit their website

For companies inquiring about investment opportunitiesa company pitch deck should be sent to amfinfo@alphamundi.ch.

Please note that due to the high volume of inquiries, only those that best align with investment criteria and capacities of AlphaMundi will receive a personal response.