Equity investments

Oikocredit is an experienced social investor that aims to maximise its social impact while safeguarding the environment and generating fair financial returns. We offer patient capital and a long-term horizon. Oikocredit’s expertise and experience makes it the ideal partner for growth.

We also participate in active governance through membership of boards and constructive engagement with management. Oikocredit can provide access to an international network of potential investors and business partners, and we have the ability to make follow-on investments in support of further growth.

Oikocredit targets direct investments in businesses with the following characteristics:

  • A demonstrated ability to generate revenue
  • Proven growth potential
  • Dedication to positive social impact
  • A strong focus on good governance
  • Environmentally sustainable

Oikocredit seeks to make equity investments of between € 2 million and € 10 million in the financial inclusion and agribusiness sectors for stakes of between 15 and 35%. Our investment horizon is typically 7-10 years.

Read more about our current equity partners here.

Does your organisation or business fulfil our criteria? Contact us to talk about the possibility of Oikocredit becoming an equity investor.