Our mission is to Unlock the power
of capital to make a strong return
and a lasting difference
in frontier markets

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We act as a trusted advisor to investors, entrepreneurs and policymakers in frontier markets. We provide substantive diligence, analysis and actionable advice to assist investment into a broad range of sectors including Agriculture, Manufacturing, Health and Infrastructure.

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We invest capital to provide enterprises with cheaper, cleaner and more reliable electricity. We believe that distributed solar and storage technology can provide a clean path to growth for developing countries.

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We invest blended capital directly into mini-grid projects serving rural African households and businesses. We believe universal access to electricity is a vital step towards ending poverty.

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We have rigorous internal controls to prevent potential or perceived conflicts of interest within The CrossBoundary Group. Read a summary of our conflict of interest policy (COI) here.

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CrossBoundary supports the Prosper Africa Conference in Tunisia.

CrossBoundary supports the Prosper Africa Conference in Tunisia.

Sebastian Deschler Presents Mpatamanga Power Project at Hydro 2019

Sebastian Deschler Presents Mpatamanga Power Project at Hydro 2019

CrossBoundary Advisory in partnership with CSIS launch a new report: Investment Facilitation Revisited

CrossBoundary Advisory in partnership with CSIS launch a new report: Investment Facilitation Revisited

CrossBoundary is the advisory partner for the first all-women investment mission to Africa

CrossBoundary is the advisory partner for the first all-women investment mission to Africa

CrossBoundary facilitated the Agribusiness Deal Room at the 2019 AGRF conference

CrossBoundary facilitated the Agribusiness Deal Room at the 2019 AGRF conference

NextBillion publishes the preliminary results of the Mini-Grid Innovation Lab’s prototype on appliance financing

NextBillion publishes the preliminary results of the Mini-Grid Innovation Lab’s prototype on appliance financing

Actis’ Jabi Lake Mall partners with CrossBoundary Energy to become Nigeria’s first solar-powered mall

Actis’ Jabi Lake Mall partners with CrossBoundary Energy to become Nigeria’s first solar-powered mall

Forbes wrote about our first transaction with PowerGen Renewable Energy

Forbes wrote about our first transaction with PowerGen Renewable Energy

CrossBoundary Energy Access and PowerGen Pioneer Long-Term Mini-Grid Project Financing at Scale

CrossBoundary Energy Access and PowerGen Pioneer Long-Term Mini-Grid Project Financing at Scale

CrossBoundary Energy signs PPA with XFlora Group

CrossBoundary Energy signs PPA with XFlora Group

Driving Investment In East Africa – Creating Jobs, Growing Companies

Driving Investment In East Africa – Creating Jobs, Growing Companies

CrossBoundary is excited to support the US Government’s new Prosper Africa Initiative.

CrossBoundary is excited to support the US Government’s new Prosper Africa Initiative.

Tunuka Gray spoke on inclusive markets and access to vital services across East Africa at the ‘Access for All’ book launch

Tunuka Gray spoke on inclusive markets and access to vital services across East Africa at the ‘Access for All’ book launch

Nigerian Breweries and CrossBoundary Energy pioneer First Solar Powered Brewery in Africa

Nigerian Breweries and CrossBoundary Energy pioneer First Solar Powered Brewery in Africa

In the Financial Times, we argued that Gender Lens investing is the right and smart thing to do

In the Financial Times, we argued that Gender Lens investing is the right and smart thing to do

Response to February 8, 2019 Economist Magazine Article: The Economist should reconsider their doubts

Response to February 8, 2019 Economist Magazine Article: The Economist should reconsider their doubts

CrossBoundary publishes research on PE in Sub-Saharan African Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations

CrossBoundary publishes research on PE in Sub-Saharan African Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations
CrossBoundary supports the Prosper Africa Conference in Tunisia. CrossBoundary supports the Prosper Africa Conference...
Sebastian Deschler Presents Mpatamanga Power Project at Hydro 2019 Sebastian Deschler Presents Mpatamanga Power Project...
CrossBoundary Advisory in partnership with CSIS launch a new report: Investment Facilitation Revisited CrossBoundary Advisory in partnership with CSIS...
CrossBoundary is the advisory partner for the first all-women investment mission to Africa CrossBoundary is the advisory partner for...
CrossBoundary facilitated the Agribusiness Deal Room at the 2019 AGRF conference CrossBoundary facilitated the Agribusiness Deal Room...
NextBillion publishes the preliminary results of the Mini-Grid Innovation Lab’s prototype on appliance financing NextBillion publishes the preliminary results of...
Actis’ Jabi Lake Mall partners with CrossBoundary Energy to become Nigeria’s first solar-powered mall Actis’ Jabi Lake Mall partners with...
Forbes wrote about our first transaction with PowerGen Renewable Energy Forbes wrote about our first transaction...
CrossBoundary Energy Access and PowerGen Pioneer Long-Term Mini-Grid Project Financing at Scale CrossBoundary Energy Access and PowerGen Pioneer...
CrossBoundary Energy signs PPA with XFlora Group CrossBoundary Energy signs PPA with XFlora...
Driving Investment In East Africa – Creating Jobs, Growing Companies Driving Investment In East Africa –...
CrossBoundary is excited to support the US Government’s new Prosper Africa Initiative. CrossBoundary is excited to support the...
Tunuka Gray spoke on inclusive markets and access to vital services across East Africa at the ‘Access for All’ book launch Tunuka Gray spoke on inclusive markets...
Nigerian Breweries and CrossBoundary Energy pioneer First Solar Powered Brewery in Africa Nigerian Breweries and CrossBoundary Energy pioneer...
In the Financial Times, we argued that Gender Lens investing is the right and smart thing to do In the Financial Times, we argued...
Response to February 8, 2019 Economist Magazine Article: The Economist should reconsider their doubts Response to February 8, 2019 Economist...
CrossBoundary publishes research on PE in Sub-Saharan African Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations CrossBoundary publishes research on PE in...
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CrossBoundary Supports Field Intelligence in their Series A Close

CrossBoundary Supports Field Intelligence in their Series A Close

Advisory News March 24, 2020
Field Intelligence is helping community pharmacies increase the availability of affordable and quality-assured medicines. Serving as transaction advisors in support of the US Government’s...
CrossBoundary Energy receives $16.5M funding commitment from ARCH Africa Renewable Power Fund to support commercial and industrial solar projects across Africa

CrossBoundary Energy receives $16.5M funding commitment from ARCH Africa Renewable Power Fund to support commercial and industrial solar projects across Africa

Energy News February 25, 2020
CrossBoundary Energy has closed a US$ 16.5M equity commitment from ARCH Africa Renewable Power Fund as the first phase of a larger transaction that...
CrossBoundary supports the Prosper Africa Conference in Tunisia.

CrossBoundary supports the Prosper Africa Conference in Tunisia.

Advisory News February 13, 2020
We supported the deal room at the Prosper Africa conference, hosted by the U.S Embassy in Tunisia. This was in partnership with the American...