Agricultural Development & Investments.
Eos Capital is fundraising for its new agriculture fund, the Euphrates Agri Fund. The first Namibian Agriculture private equity fund that’s mission is to stimulate the agriculture sector through growth investments in climate adapted, and expertise- and technology-driven projects across the value chain, which will:
Reduce carbon footprint of food production by prioritising investments that are environmentally friendly
Increase relevance of exports to external markets and reduce the importance “substitution of imports”
Support creation of added value in Namibia to deliver high quality, differentiated products
Deliver social impact to Namibian economy
Provide medium returns to fund shareholders
As part of the ESG strategy of the Fund, investments will be made into sustainable, climate-adapted Agri businesses that promote the greening of the economy
To increase agriculture production, parts of the country that are currently part-desert will be turned into productive land. The fund will also ensure that jobs created have a focus on gender equality and decent pay
The positive impacts from these investments will in turn lead to direct positive gains in 8 of the UN Sustainable Development goals
Contact Eos Capital to learn more about investing or receiving funding for agriculture investments or projects.
YEAR OF INVESTMENT: 2022
Sector: Irrigation Services (Design, Installation, Maintenance and Equipment Supply)
Deal type: Growth Capital
Cherry Irrigation specializes in all types of irrigation, automation, and fertigation systems for open-field or undercover farming and horticulture. They were established in South Africa in 1987 and the Namibian business was opened in 2020. Cherry is most famous for designing and installing the irrigation system at one of the largest blueberry systems in Namibia.
GALLERY COMING SOON