Corporate Private Equity

Africa Buyout

The Carlyle Africa team engages in buyouts and strategic minority investments in partnership with experienced management teams throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.

Carlyle Sub-Saharan Africa Fund (CSSAF)

Launched in 2011, this fund invests in Sub-Saharan Africa with a particular focus on South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, Mozambique, Botswana, Zambia and Uganda.

Investment Industry Acquired Status
J&J Africa Transportation Feb 2013 Current
Traxys Group

Traxys S.A. provides financial and logistical solutions for the ferroalloy, metal, mineral, mining, and energy industries.

Energy Jul 2014 Current

Ti-Auto is a leading tyre retailer and wholesaler in South Africa.

Consumer & Retail Jan 2015 Current
ETC Group

ETC owns and manages a vertically-integrated agriculture supply chain across the African subcontinent with operations spanning procurement, processing, warehousing, transport, distribution and merchandising.

Industrial Dec 2012 Current
Diamond Bank Plc

Leading Nigerian Tier II Bank

Financial Services Aug 2014 Current