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FINANCE | Investment Firms & Funds
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Investments

67

Portfolio Exits

7

Funds

1

Partners & Customers

1

About DEG

DEG is a Germany-based development finance institutions. DEG focuses on financing and structuring the investments of private companies in developing and emerging market countries. DEG's aim is to establish and expand private enterprise structures in developing and emerging countries, and thus create the basis for sustainable economic growth and a lasting improvement in the living conditions of the local population.

DEG Headquarter Location

Kämmergasse 22 Postfach 10 09 61

Cologne, D-50449,

Germany

+ 49 221 4986-0

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DEG Investments

67 Investments

DEG has made 67 investments. Their latest investment was in Farmerline as part of their Debt on April 4, 2022.

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DEG Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

4/26/2022

Debt

Farmerline

$6.5M

Yes

3

1/25/2022

Convertible Note

HDBank

$165M

Yes

2

1/19/2022

Series C

Copia Global

$50M

Yes

24

1/14/2022

Loan

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$99M

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10

11/25/2021

Unattributed - III

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$99M

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10

Date

4/26/2022

1/25/2022

1/19/2022

1/14/2022

11/25/2021

Round

Debt

Convertible Note

Series C

Loan

Unattributed - III

Company

Farmerline

HDBank

Copia Global

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Amount

$6.5M

$165M

$50M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

3

2

24

10

10

DEG Portfolio Exits

7 Portfolio Exits

DEG has 7 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Medica Synergie on December 13, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

12/13/2021

Corporate Majority

2

3/19/2021

IPO

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10

9/3/2019

Acquired

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10

11/9/2017

IPO

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10

6/13/2016

Acq - P2P

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10

Date

12/13/2021

3/19/2021

9/3/2019

11/9/2017

6/13/2016

Exit

Corporate Majority

IPO

Acquired

IPO

Acq - P2P

Companies

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Valuation

Acquirer

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Sources

2

10

10

10

10

DEG Acquisitions

5 Acquisitions

DEG acquired 5 companies. Their latest acquisition was Farming and Engineering Services on April 22, 2020.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

4/22/2020

$99M

Acq - Fin

4

12/20/2013

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$99M

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10

4/25/2013

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$99M

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10

7/24/2012

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$99M

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0

6/5/2006

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$99M

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10

Date

4/22/2020

12/20/2013

4/25/2013

7/24/2012

6/5/2006

Investment Stage

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

Note

Acq - Fin

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Sources

4

10

10

0

10

DEG Fund History

1 Fund History

DEG has 1 fund, including AfricInvest Fund IV.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

11/5/2020

AfricInvest Fund IV

$40M

1

Closing Date

11/5/2020

Fund

AfricInvest Fund IV

Fund Type

Status

Amount

$40M

Sources

1

DEG Partners & Customers

1 Partners and customers

DEG has 1 strategic partners and customers. DEG recently partnered with Tony Elumelu Foundation on June 6, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

6/1/2021

Partner

Nigeria

TEF and DEG Partner to Empower 200 Additional Entrepreneurs Across Africa -

In alignment with Tony Elumelu Foundation and DEG 's development policy , the partnership will create jobs and income , boost economic growth and generate local value in Africa .

1

Date

6/1/2021

Type

Partner

Business Partner

Country

Nigeria

News Snippet

TEF and DEG Partner to Empower 200 Additional Entrepreneurs Across Africa -

In alignment with Tony Elumelu Foundation and DEG 's development policy , the partnership will create jobs and income , boost economic growth and generate local value in Africa .

Sources

1

DEG Team

4 Team Members

DEG has 4 team members, including former Managing Director, Johannes-Jürgen Bernsen.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Johannes-Jürgen Bernsen

Managing Director

Former

Heidi Knackstedt

Managing Director

Former

Hulger Rothenbusch

Managing Director

Former

Dirk Meurer

Deutsche Venture Capital

Senior Director

Former

Name

Johannes-Jürgen Bernsen

Heidi Knackstedt

Hulger Rothenbusch

Dirk Meurer

Work History

Deutsche Venture Capital

Title

Managing Director

Managing Director

Managing Director

Senior Director

Status

Former

Former

Former

Former

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