Private Equity and Emerging Markets Agribusiness: Building Value Through Sustainability

May 26, 2015

44 pages | © May 2015 IFC | Complimentary


This report has been written for emerging market private equity fund managers. It highlights trends in private equity investment in emerging markets agribusiness and promotes adopting environmental and social management systems to generate sustainable financial returns. While the report points out the environmental and social risks in primary production, it considers how such risks may reverberate through the value chain. This report has been jointly produced by Credit Suisse, CDC Group plc, Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA), Stop-Winlock, and World Wildlife Fund (WWF).


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44 pages | © May 2015 IFC | Complimentary