Joined: 09 Jul 2012
ecosur afrique is a private group limited by shares. The holding company is incorporated in Mauritius and regulated by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission (FSC). ecosur afrique business lines include carbon finance services + and private equity investments +. The group operates in 16 African countries from its regional offices located in Ebene (HQ), Abidjan and Kinshasa.
ecosur afrique started its activities in 2009 as a carbon credits originator and broker focusing on the African continent. In few years, the company pioneered most of the sub Saharan markets and became the largest provider of carbon finance services in Africa. achievements +
To date, ecosur afrique manages 35 CDM projects + on behalf of local industries, start-ups and governments. The group structured and transacted carbon credits sales for a total value of 261 M. EUR with some of the most significant counterparties in the market, among them: Shell, Standard Bank, Vitol, EDF, Mercuria, Cargill, the Swedish Energy Agency, Eneco, Vattenfall, Tricorona, Barclays. key figures +
Thanks to a strong leadership, carbon finance services generated a +46% Compound Annual Growth Rate of revenues since 2009. In 2012, ecosur afrique established ecosur investment + to provide equity funding and technical support to start-ups and SMEs in Africa. To date, 2.8M.EUR have been invested in the renewable energy and efficiency sectors. This new line of business will support ecosur afrique fast organic growth by diversifying the revenue stream and increasing the annual turnover.
Corporate governance is ensured by a skilled and experienced management team. Financial State are audited by Chartered Public Accountants and controlled by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission. Paris-based law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel stands as the group legal advisor and Interface International, an affiliate of Ireland Blyth Ltd, as the Company Secretary.
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