The Funds objective is to establish large-scale mechanized commercial agribusinesses in irrigable areas suited to staple crop farming, agro-processing and agro-allied businesses. Structured as an open-ended Fund, the Fund will actively seek new wealth creation
opportunities across diverse agricultural value chains through collaboration with local and international partners.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Apply financial guidelines to considered and actual investments, and provide recommendations on viability, compliance, improvement and monitoring systems
Gather, verify and analyze information about potential or current investments. Actively seek, solicit, and market to generate projects for investment
· Conduct due diligence of projects as appropriate at each stage of pipeline
· Provide business advisory support
Make decisions based on due diligence or monitoring, with regard to whether and how to proceed with investment
Work on negotiation, structuring and legal documentation of investments
Maintain relationships and monitor activities of approved investments
Establish key operational indicators for each project
Review operational, management and financial, reports and plans on a regular basis
Prepare Investment Proposals for presentation to and consideration by Investment Committee
Submit additional reports on operations as requested by Board or Investment Committee
Maintain relationships with partners, government, business and investors, to identify and evaluate potential projects, monitor and provide business assistance to active investments.