GroFin is a pioneering private development finance institution specialising in the finance and support of small and growing businesses (SGBs). Our investments and business support help to generate employment, strengthen value chains, and develop markets to bring about inclusive growth and improved living conditions in the low- and middle-income countries where we operate.
Since our inception in 2004, we have established a wide network of local offices in 15 countries throughout Africa and the Middle East. Our SME investments number over 700 and have sustained over 90,900 total jobs across several sectors and industries, namely: healthcare, education, agribusiness, manufacturing, key services (water, waste & energy), food & accommodation, construction, wholesale & retail, and professional services.
We have the support of 34 international development finance institutions, development organisations, foundations, large companies and private funders with committed funding of nearly US$ 500 million.