CDG Capital Private Equity is a private investment fund based in Morocco. We manage a family of funds focused on private equity investing in Moroccan and African SMEs. We commit capital to various types of investments, namely growth capital, transmission capital, leveraged buyouts and management buyouts, restructurings as well as growth equity and business formation investments.
Established in 2001 with the backing of CDG (Caisse des Dépôts et de Gestion) and CDPQ (Caisse de Dépôts de de Placement du Québec), CDG Capital Private Equity is one of the oldest and most established private equity funds in Morocco. To date, we have completed 15 investments in various sectors, and completed 10 exits. We have had the backing of various investors since the beginning of our funds, both Moroccan and international, and both public (pension funds and DFIs) and private (insurance companies). Our first fund, raised in 2001 was invested in 8 companies and is now fully divested, making it the first PE fund in the region to be fully divested. Our second fund was raised in 2008 and was invested in 6 companies. We are currently investing our third fund which was raised in June 2015.