Access to affordable, long-term finance remains a major impediment to SME growth in Zambia.
However, at Kukula Capital we believe that providing capital to small and medium-sized enterprises is only part of the solution for spurring their growth and development. Often these SMEs lack technical expertise and a relevant network for taking the companies to the next level, and additional resources and competencies that can supplement the management team are therefore necessary.
In an effort to overcome these challenges, Kukula Capital are not only applying a number of innovative financial solutions including various debt and equity structures and royalty loans, but also engages actively in investee companies.
With Zambia forecast to be one of the world's fastest growing economies over the next five years, and the SME sector expected to be a key driver of that growth, Kukula Capital provides a unique opportunity for investors