Acumen Fund West Africa launched
Monday, 20 February 2012 00:00
Acumen Fund has announced its expansion to West Africa, with new investments in companies supporting land rights and agriculture in low-income communities across Ghana
Acumen Fund is a recognised pioneer of impact investing working to create a world beyond poverty. Acumen Fund West Africa was launched by CEO Jacqueline Novogratz.
Acumen Fund West Africa, based in Accra, Ghana, builds on Acumen Fund’s decade of leadership supporting entrepreneurs who create businesses that provide affordable housing, healthcare, clean energy and water, and agricultural goods and services to the poor across South Asia and East Africa. Acumen currently has offices in Kenya, India and Pakistan.