SME Investment Company
BPI Investment Fund, East Africa
$2 million investment
BPI East Africa is a US$ 36M perpetual investment fund serving Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda. Modeled on BPI’s successful Southern Africa fund, BPI EA was launched in 2016 to finance the missing middle – investing $50,000 to $1 million into SMEs as non-collateralized loans that pay interest plus success fees (royalties). BPI also offers technical assistance to improve business results and governance, while MEDA serves as chair of the Board.