British International Investment Overview

  • Service
  • Lender

  • Year Founded
  • 1948

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 570


  • Financed Companies
  • 28

  • Financings
  • 33

British International Investment General Information


CDC Group is an economic development agency based in London, United Kingdom. The firm was founded in 1948 and in the United Kingdom's Development Finance Institution (DFI), wholly owned by the UK Government's Department for International Development. British International Investment is focused on supporting the building of businesses throughout Africa and South Asia and creating jobs by providing debt, equity capital, and mezzanine directly and through intermediaries. The firm caters to the distribution, education, consulting, logistics, electronics, and healthcare sectors among others.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Commonwealth Development Corporation, CDC Group
Year Founded
Service Provider Type
Corporate Office
  • 123 Victoria Street
  • London SW1E 6DE
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

British International Investment Financings

Company Name Financing Date Debt/Deal Date Debt/Deal Amount
Enerray (Winnergy Solar PV Plant) Apr 2024 00000 0000000
BE C&I Solutions Apr 2024 00000 0000000
Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Mar 2024 00000 0000000
Sitara Dec 2023 00000 0000000
BasiGo Dec 2023 00000 0000000
Sun King May 2023 00000 0000000
M-Kopa May 2023 00000 0000000
The DAL Group Feb 2023 00000 0000000
DBL Group Jan 2023 00000 0000000
Moove Jun 2022 00000 0000000
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British International Investment Co-Lenders (48)

Lender Lender Type Lender Location Total Shared Financings Last Shared Financing
Absa Corporate and Investment Banking Lender Johannesburg, South Africa 2 00.00
Access Bank Commercial Bank Lagos, Nigeria 0 00000
Afreximbank Investment Bank Cairo, Egypt 0 00000
African Development Bank Commercial Bank Abidjan, Ivory Coast 0 00.000
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Lender Beijing, China 0
Bangkok Bank Commercial Bank Bangkok, Thailand 0 00.000
Bank of Baroda Commercial Bank Baroda, India 0 000
Bank of India Commercial Bank Mumbai, India 0 00000
Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries Lender Brussels, Belgium 2 00000
Citibank Group Commercial Bank New York, NY 4 00.000
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British International Investment Team (257)

Name Title Related Financings Office Contact
Nick O'Donohoe Chief Executive Officer, Investment Committee Member & Board Member 0 London, United Kingdom
Carolyn Sims Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Member of Executive Committee & Board Member London, United Kingdom
Caroline Dickie Chief Technology Officer London, United Kingdom
Andrew Brown Managing Director, Deputy Co-Chief Investment Officer and Chairman of the investment committee for Funds & Venture Capital and Financial Services equity transactions 0 London, United Kingdom
Maria Largey Managing Director, Chief Impact Officer & Member of the Investment & Executive Committee 0 London, United Kingdom
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British International Investment Board Members (33)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Alli British International Investment Non-Executive Director 000 0000
Anne Glover British International Investment External Investment Committee Member 000 0000
Ashley Dunster Uhuru Investment Partners External Investment Committee Member 000 0000
Carolyn Sims British International Investment Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Member of Executive Committee & Board Member 000 0000
Cathy Echeozo British International Investment External Investment Committee Member 000 0000
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British International Investment Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
CDC Pensions Trust Corporate Pension London, United Kingdom 2011
Gridwork Partners Acquirer London, United Kingdom
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British International Investment FAQs

  • When was British International Investment founded?

    British International Investment was founded in 1948.

  • Who is the CEO of British International Investment?

    Nick O'Donohoe is the CEO of British International Investment.

  • Where is British International Investment headquartered?

    British International Investment is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of British International Investment?

    British International Investment total number of employees/professionals is 570.

  • What service provider type is British International Investment?

    British International Investment's service provider type is Lender.

  • What companies has British International Investment invested in or acquired?

    British International Investment has invested in or acquired companies like TOA (Telecommunications Service Providers), Battery Smart, and ChargeZone.

  • What are British International Investment subsidiaries?

    CDC Pensions Trust and Gridwork Partners are subsidiaries of British International Investment.

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