Who We Are

Our Vision

To be the most preferred Private Equity Capital provider for business growth and the investment partner of choice for institutions seeking to raise private capital across sub-Saharan Africa.

Our Mission

To energize and propel businesses to harness their growth potentials, resulting in economic development in our business environments and the communities we serve. 

Our Business Principles

CITITRUST Private Equity Ltd provides private equity capital to assist businesses in forms of venture capital and growth capital by injecting capital into them to propel them to reach their potentials and achieving strong growth, profitability and eventually become market leaders of their respective industry sectors.

Our engagements with such companies also includes our involvements in their operations, structure and strategy to ensure monitoring and adherence to agreed business plans. This also involves optimum utilization of our managerial skills, expertise and experience from diverse areas of specializations to ensure financial advisory is
given to maximize their returns.

As responsible investors, our funding is tailored towards building a better society, hence our investments are ‘impact investments’ whereby the activities of our investee companies must show the development of humanity which could be in job creation, capacity development, healthcare development, educational research etc and not just for making profits.

Our vision is to build vibrant portfolios across sustainable and fast-developing industries which includes Healthcare, Real Estate, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Food & Beverages, Logistics Services, Financial Services, Light Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, and Education and others who meet are cardinal requirements which includes:


  • Long term market relevance of goods and services offered
  • High Sustainability potential
  • Adherence to corporate governance practices
  • Effective and experienced management
  • Possible ROI of 20-23%
  • Capacity to attain and sustain Profitability after capital injection
  • Engagement of reputable Auditors to ascertain dependability of financials where available


We nurture these businesses till they are robust and self-sustaining. We may decide to continue to grow our stake therein or divest from the business.