Eligibility Requirements


Capital commitments are limited to African private equity growth funds and seed/venture capital funds.

  • Private equity growth funds are defined as funds which aim to invest in companies fulfilling both of the following criteria: i) fewer than 500 employees, ii) annual revenues of less than EUR 50mn.
  • Seed/venture capital funds are defined as funds which aim to invest in companies fulfilling the following criteria: i) portfolio companies employing fewer than 250 persons, ii) balance sheet of less than EUR 15mn, iii) annual revenue of less than EUR 50mn.

Use the eligbility speed check to find out whether you fulfill the criteria for funding.

My Investment Eligibility

Speed check*
1 I am a fund management company


I am currently fundraising for a fund with a focus on Africa
3 The relevant fund’s regional focus is Africa
4 I have an established and proven track record in managing private market investments
5 I have an internationally recognized E&S policy in place, or am willing to implement one              
6 I am not a single entity/company seeking direct investment from AfricaGrow

If you have answered with a YES to all the statements above, please reach out to us at africagrow@allianzgi.com.

*This is only for illustrative purposes. No commitment can be guaranteed towards any successful fulfillment of the eligibility criteria.








An initiative in cooperation with the 


This information does not constitute or form part of any offer to issue or sell, or any solicitation of an offer to subscribe or purchase any investment. This information is directed only at: (i) potential target funds eligible for AfricaGrow to invest in and (ii) certain persons having professional experience relating to investments. AfricaGrow, “a German investment partnership (fund of fund) in private equity and venture capital”, is closed and therefore not open for new investors or available to new investments.
The views and opinions expressed herein, which are subject to change without notice, are those of the issuer companies at the time of publication. The data used is derived from various sources, and assumed to be correct and reliable, but it has not been independently verified; its accuracy or completeness is not guaranteed and no liability is assumed for any direct or consequential losses arising from its use, unless caused by gross negligence or willful misconduct. The conditions of any underlying offer or contract that may have been, or will be, made or concluded, shall prevail. This is a marketing communication issued by Allianz Global Investors GmbH, www.allianzgi.com, an investment company with limited liability, incorporated in Germany, with its registered office at Bockenheimer Landstrasse 42-44, 60323 Frankfurt/M, registered with the local court Frankfurt/M under HRB 9340, authorised by Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (www.bafin.de). The duplication, publication, or transmission of the contents, irrespective of the form, is not permitted; except for the case of explicit permission by Allianz Global Investors GmbH.

AdMaster ID 1174571


Allianz Global Investors

You are now leaving the Allianz Global Investors’ website and being redirected to