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Actis wins two awards from AVCJ

Actis has been named Indian Private Equity Firm of the Year and its Paras exit has been awarded Indian Private Equity Exit of the Year at the AVCJ Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Awards in M…

02/12/11
Expansion of Côte d’Ivoire power plant

Azito plant capacity to increase by 50%.​

18/10/11
Actis leads US$434m buy-out of Tracker

​​Tracker is South Af​rica's largest vehicle tracking company, achieving more recoveries and more arrests than any other tracking company in Africa

03/10/11
Actis boosts value addition capabilities in China

Actis announces two senior appointments to its Beijing based team. Chester Fong will take up a role as Senior Advisor to the Consumer team and Angus Or has joined as a Director in Actis’s Value Creati…

29/09/11
Actis appoints Vincent Low as Director in its Singapore office

Value Creation Group specialist appointed in South-East Asia. ​

01/09/11
Actis’s payment platform EMPH acquires Visa Jordan Card Services for US$87 million

Actis acquires Visa Jordan Card Services Company (VJCS), Jordan’s largest merchant acquirer and effectively national ATM switch for US$87 million.

15/08/11
Actis exits Asia Books

Actis's sale of Asia Books to Berli Jucker marks the culmination of a five year investment in the company.

18/07/11
Joe Sinyor appointed as head of Value Creation Group

Actis has appointed Joe Sinyor as a partner and head of the firm’s Value Creation Group. Joe will be working closely with Actis’s portfolio companies to add value by driving operational and strategic …

19/06/11
Actis acquires majority stake in Guatemala’s largest electricity network from Gas Natural Fenosa

Actis invests in Guatemala with acquisition of a group of companies dedicated to the transportation and supply of electricity to 1.4m customers in 20 of the country's 22 departments.

20/05/11
Actis scoops double award win

Actis has been voted African Private Equity Firm of the Year for the fourth year in a row as well as Latin American Private Equity Firm of the Year. ​

28/02/11
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