Industrial Support Fund

Fund Description The Industrial Support Fund Ghana (ISF Ghana) is a closed-end venture capital fund targeting Agro-Processing and Light (Small Scale) Manufacturing SMEs in Ghana to Impact the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA) and Mitigation of COVID-19 Effects in Ghana.
  • Impact Capital Advisors
  • Investment Management Team:
    • Mr. Anthony Annan, (Chief Investment Officer)
    • Mr. Eugene Quayson (Senior Investment Officer) and
    • Mr. Joe Gyapong (Chief Portfolio Officer)
Instruments Equity, Quasi-Equity, Structured Debt & Profit Sharing
Ticket Sizes Between GH₵ 500K to GH₵ 5M per SME
Business Life Cycle Stage Start-up/Early Growth, Growth & Expansion.
Selection Criteria
  • Owner Managed SMEs
  • Commercial Viability, great Growth Potential and Financial Return
  • Manufacturing/Agro Processing SMEs with a focus on Export and or Import Substitution
  • Manufacturing/Agro Processing SMES Mitigating COVID-19 Effects
  • Manufacturing SMEs with high potential to create and or sustain direct and indirect (upstream and downstream value chain) Jobs.
  • Social & Development Impact Preference will be granted to:
  • Women and Youth promoters or entrepreneurs
  • Viable companies sited in areas with high poverty and unemployment rates (Rural Areas in the Districts of Ghana in Support of the Government of Ghana's One District One Factory Initiative)
  • Companies that generate a measurable, beneficial social or environmental impact alongside a financial return.
  • Businesses that will impact COVID-19 actions.
  • Mode of Application Fill out the attached template and email same to: with “Application for Funding” in the subject line of your email