International Investor Award Winner
Africa Plus Partners
Fund Manager of the Year // West Africa 2020
Africa Plus Partners Nigeria Limited (“APPL”) is a specialist asset management company focused on executing small- to mid-sized infrastructure projects (“the missing middle”) in Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa. It is poised to be the leading investment platform aimed at investors who have an appetite for diversified de-risked infrastructure assets in Nigeria and the wider sub-Saharan Africa region.
APPL is a SEC licenced fund manager with a Fund Manager rating of A- and a pioneer in the infrastructure fund space, managing Nigeria’s first equity-based, Naira denominated infrastructure fund – the Africa Infrastructure Plus Fund (AIPF or the “Fund”).
APPL is currently in the process of a NGN100 billion series one capital raise of its second Fund, AIPF II, which has a total programme size of NGN200 billion. The creation of AIPF II was necessitated by a successful proof of concept following the identification, review and approval of investable projects with a total value surpassing the size of the first fund, AIPF I. AIPF I is a NGN20.5 billion commitment-based fund closed-ended infrastructure fund structured to provide an investment platform for Nigerian and international investors to invest in infrastructure assets in Nigeria and across sub-Saharan Africa.
With a rich and robust deals pipeline, APPL strives to harness resources at its disposal to unlock tremendous opportunities and leverage its structuring capabilities to maximize profitability, enhance noteholders wealth and value of its managed funds whilst ensuring sustainable social development and preservation of the environment.