On Tuesday, 22nd of August 2017, a leading African focused investment firm, Quantum Global Group announced that it has been awarded “Fastest Growing Investment Company in sub-Saharan Africa 2017” by International Finance Magazine. This award comes after major successes in its global development and portfolio growth plans.
“We are thrilled to have been awarded Fastest Growing Investment Company 2017 by International Finance Magazine. The past year has demonstrated consistent and strong returns over multiple funds and is a testament to our approach, our partnerships across the continent as well as our clients’ satisfaction,” said Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais, Quantum Global Founder & CEO while commenting on the award.
Earlier in the year, Quantum Global established a Power Development Company, QG Power Africa (QGPA) for the development of power assets across sub-Saharan Africa. This development is in partnership with Tomé International Ltd. (Tomé) and Independent Power Corporation PLC (IPC).
A few days ago, Quantum Global in partnership with Envasadora de Bata S.A. (Embasa) and Sun Ocean Holdings Ltd., received approval from the Technical Unit for Private Investment (UTIP) in Angola to set up a beverage plant in Angola.
Beyond the development of industry clusters through innovative greenfield and brownfield projects, Quantum Global Group’s strategy focuses on maximizing investment value and returns through its specific local expertise and sectoral active management approach for its African-based and global investors.
“The growing success of Quantum Global Group is based upon bringing together employees who are passionate about Africa, positively contributing to the continent’s investment narrative, whilst also supporting the wider development agenda. Through private sector leverage, Africa is one step closer to meeting its development goals through the creation of jobs, industry, contributing toward national growth, as well as encouraging a favourable investment environment for other investors,” Jean-Claude further commented.
Founded in 2007, Quantum Global Group has been focusing on the African development space, particularly in the fields of corporate finance advisory, asset and private wealth management, real estate and investment consulting. As part of the wider Group, Quantum Global Investments Africa Management (QGIAM), which, manages the Group’s seven sectors, focused Private Equity funds, have invested in a wide variety of portfolio companies and initiated several ground-breaking greenfield and brownfield projects in key sectors such as agriculture and infrastructure.