The investment potential of African infrastructure is being increasingly recognised, as is evident by the development of PE activity in this sector. The significant demand for public and private infrastructure investment within Africa spans areas such as power, water supply and sanitation, information and communication technologies.
Total value of PE Infrastructure deals in Africa, 2011-2016: US $10.6bn
Number of reported PE Infrastructure deals in Africa, 2011-2016: 86
Total value of PE Infrastructure fundraising in Africa, 2011-2016: US $2.4bn