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Actis sells remaining stake in Umeme through over-subscribed capital markets offering

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced a full exit of its remaining 14.3% stake in Uganda’s principal electricity distribution and supply business, Umeme Ltd, via the Ugandan and Ke…

22/12/16
Actis exits stake in Chinese specialist medical equipment manufacturer Micro-Tech

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced that it has exited its investment in portfolio company Nanjing Micro-Tech (“Micro-Tech”) following a competitive auction to a consortium of we…

07/12/16
Actis expands Asia operations with opening of Hong Kong office

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced the opening of a new office in Hong Kong. It will be located in Hong Kong’s Central district and will be led by Pamela Fang, Head of the Inves…

23/11/16
Actis’ head of renewables, Lucy Heintz, ranked in top 100 power people report

Industry intelligence service, A Word About Wind, names Lucy Heintz amongst the most influential players in the global wind energy sector Lucy Heintz, head of renewables at Actis has been ranked in t…

08/11/16
Actis appoints Glen Matsumoto as Partner

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced the appointment of Glen Matsumoto as a partner in the firm. Previously Glen held senior leadership positions at EQT, Macquarie, GE and ABB St…

01/11/16
An enabling enterprise environment and accountability are key for long term future of Nigeria

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, hosted over 200 senior public and private sector decision makers in Lagos at Heritage Place in Ikoyi to share Actis’s perspectives on the Africa opportunity a…

27/10/16
Actis exits stake in Endurance Technologies via IPO

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced an exit via Initial Public Offering (IPO) of portfolio company Endurance Technologies (“Endurance”) the largest privately owned Indian auto co…

19/10/16
Actis invests in leading Chinese Textile fabric company R.G.B

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced it is taking a US$80m stake from the founding family in R.G.B Textile Printing & Dyeing Co. Ltd (“RGB”), a leading fabric printing and dye…

13/10/16
Actis invests in leading Maghreb Pharmaceutical business Medis

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced a significant investment in Medis Group (“Medis” or “the Company”), a prominent branded generic pharmaceuticals business in Tunisia and Algeri…

02/09/16
Andrew Newington speaks to Bloomberg Radio 16/08/16

Andrew Newington, COO and Chair of Actis' Macro Economic Forum tells Bloomberg Radio's Markus Karlsson how developments in India and Egypt make growth markets more attractive.  Listen again here

16/08/16
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