I&M Burbidge Capital awarded the Financial Advisor of the Year Award

December 22, 2019

We are delighted to have been awarded the Financial Advisor of the Year Award at the 2019 East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association Annual Gala Dinner and Industry Awards. This is a reflection of the hard work and commitment the team has put in to provide very high-quality financial solutions that meet our clients’ needs.
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Edward Burbidge at the 2nd African Women International Business and Investment Summit

December 22, 2019

Our CEO, Edward Burbidge, spoke at the 2nd African Women International Business and Investment Summit, hosted by African Women Investors in collaboration with Strathmore Business School and Minnesota State University on the 13th of December. The summit empowers women to invest in Africa’s emerging markets for long term socio-economic development. Presenting an analysis on East African Markets and Opportunities, Edward provided valuable insights into the performance of 5 key asset classes with a comparison across East Africa.
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If, you’re to succeed at 40…

December 22, 2019

Edward Burbidge, CFA, wrote an article in the Business Daily on his experience in setting up and running an advisory business in East Africa at the young age of 31 whilst starting a young family at the same time. Edward recognizes the tremendous achievements of the Top 40 Under 40, and notes the immense sacrifice required to make them.
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Highlights from the Capital Raising Seminar

October 10, 2018

“An experienced Private Equity investor can be a very useful partner who brings in more than just money”

This was one among many of the nuggets shared by practitioners from I&M Burbidge Capital (IMBC), I&M Bank, IFC Africa, Ethos Private Equity, RSM East Africa, Walker Kontos and ISBI Institute @ Strathmore (ISBI) with participants that attended the Capital Raising seminar held at the Strathmore Business School (SBS) between the 21st and 22nd of June. The event was organised by IMBC and ISBI.
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Capital raising seminar

June 13, 2018

Have you registered for the I&M Burbidge Capital & ISBI Institute at Strathmore Business School Capital Raising Seminar?
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I&M Burbidge Capital advises DFCU Bank on the sale of its stake in Crane Bank Rwanda

June 7, 2018

I&M Burbidge Capital is pleased to announce that it has advised DFCU Bank in the sale of its majority stake in Crane Bank Rwanda. The sale was concluded to CBA Bank, an East African Bank based in Kenya. The transaction has received all regulatory approvals and closed successfully.

DFCU sold its entire stake in Crane Bank Rwanda, the Rwanda unit of Crane Bank which it acquired in 2017. DFCU is the 6th largest bank in Uganda with a strong presence in the SME market. The bank provides personal, business, and corporate banking services in Uganda. Its focus is to improve access to financial services and to contribute to the transformation of Uganda’s agricultural sector.

I&M Burbidge Capital Advises on the USD 8 million Mezzanine Capital Transaction by Vantage Capital into Thaara Ltd, The Rosslyn Riviera Mall Developer

June 7, 2018

I&M Burbidge Capital is pleased to announce it has advised on the USD 8 million Mezzanine Capital Transaction by Vantage Capital into Thaara Ltd, The Rosslyn Riviera Mall Developer. Vantage capital, Africa’s largest mezzanine fund manager with USD 280 million in AUM in its Vantage Mezzanine Fund III and two legacy mezzanine funds. The investment
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I&M Burbidge Capital advises actis on its exit from mentor management limited

June 3, 2018

I&M Burbidge Capital is pleased to announce the completion of Actis LLP’s sale of its majority stake in Mentor Management Limited, a leading project and construction management company in East Africa. The sale was concluded to Turner & Townsend, a multinational project management company based in the UK with offices across 40 countries in 6 continents. I&M Burbidge Capital supported Actis LLP as the sole corporate finance advisor for the transaction.
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