Founded in 1994, Darby Overseas Investments is a private equity firm that specializes in providing financial solutions to mid-sized companies based in Asia, Central, and Eastern Europe and Latin America. Darby offers development capital, acquisition financing, growth capital, replacement capital, mezzanine, restructuring, buyout and debt financing services. The firm seeks to serve companies in financial services, manufacturing, media, consumer goods and services, transportation, energy, telecommunications, waste management, and water treatment sectors. Darby Overseas Investments operates as the private equity arm of Franklin Templeton Investments. With over two decades of experience and over 30 seasoned investment professionals in 10 offices worldwide, Darby aims to provide investors with a diversified approach to emerging market principal investing.