Companies to Inspire Africa  (31 Mar 2017)

In March 2017 the London Stock Exchange launched an initiative called 'Companies to Inspire Africa', in partnership with PwC and with the backing of major DFIs such as CDC and AfDB.

We are pleased that four of the 8 Miles portfolio companies - Awash Wines, Beloxxi Industries, BPIL, and Eagle Chemicals - were selected to be featured in the publication, which had submissions from over 500 companies.

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2 Jun 2017 Private Equity Africa Award Winner
31 Mar 2017 Companies to Inspire Africa
27 Mar 2017 8 Miles Invests in Africa's leading fresh fruit producer
10 Aug 2016 8 Miles Invests in Nigerian biscuit company
9 Jun 2016 Private Equity Africa Awards
25 Apr 2016 8 Miles Invests in Ethiopian agribusiness
24 Feb 2015 8 Miles Invests in Uganda's Orient Bank
2 Sep 2014 8 Miles makes Egyptian Investment
17 Jun 2014 8 Miles makes Ugandan agribusiness investment
22 May 2013 8 Miles Invests in eleni
30 Apr 2013 Interview with Bob Geldof The Times
22 Jan 2013 Morgan Stanley and IFC invest in eleni LLC
13 Feb 2012 $200m First Close achieved, supported by: IFC, African Development Bank, CDC, and Vital Capital