Our mission is to offer unique funds for those who believe the best opportunities for profit, impact and innovation can be found in frontier markets.
Private investments in Fund 1 have generated returns between 5x-7x
We have unparalleled access to deal flow in our regions of operation
We are indispensable to our founders, ensuring they reach their true potential
We invest alongside leading strategic and financial investors
A strategy generating a truly differentiated source of returns from frontier markets
We invest in frontier innovators
We look for businesses with the following characteristics:
- They offer a product or service which solves an unserved, acute pain point in the economy
- They provide a solution for a large addressable market
- They are led by founders with a track record of successful implementation
bne IntelliNews editor-in-chief Ben Aris talks to Kiyan Zandiyeh and Alex Branton, investment managers at Sturgeon that has been working in the region since the early days about the progress the country has made and where the opportunities lie.
In this edition of Sturgeon Insights, the team introduce their data-driven approach to impact investing. The central premise of the team’s rigorous impact framework is that investing in innovative, technology-enabled companies that create private-sector jobs can generate long-term sustainable social impact and superior financial returns for investors.
In this edition of Sturgeon Insights, the team write about how the emergence of cheaper forms of technology and increased levels of connectivity have transformed the nature of investing in frontier markets.
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