Cepheus Growth Capital Fund




Committment (MNOK)

Scalable Enterprises


Cepheus Growth Capital Fund is an investment fund founded by Ethiopian-born partners with extensive local network and local PE experience. It targets export-oriented or import-substituting SMEs, mainly within manufacturing, agro-processing and services.

  • Sector: Scalable Enterprises
  • Committment (MNOK): 152.0
  • Year: 2018
  • Region: Africa
  • Country: Ethiopia
  • Domicile: Mauritius
  • Instrument: Funds
  • Status: Active

Indirect investments

Investee Sector Country
Tabor Ceramics products S.C.ManufacturingEthiopia

Additionality for Cepheus Growth Capital Fund

This investment is particularly additional on the following ambitions:

  • Investing in the poorest countries
  • Investing in the most capital constrained markets
  • Investing in the riskiest markets
  • Investing in the most difficult business environments
  • Investing in high risk instruments
  • Contributing to starting new business activity
  • Mobilising private investors
  • Taking an active role in investments
  • Improving social and environmental standards
  • Supporting enterprise improvements