PROGRESS BUILDER

Financing infrastructure projects to meet the sustainable growth needs of emerging and developing countries and their populations.

STOA is an investment vehicle, created in 2017, held by the Caisse des Dépôts (CDC) and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), intended to finance new and existing infrastructure in emerging and developing countries.

Specialized in long-term investment in infrastructure and energy projects, we are committed to your side, united around a same vision of progress based on co-construction, entrepreneurship and project management. We finance greenfield projects to provide people with accessible, functional and clean infrastructure while contributing to the growth of sustainable and resilient economies.

600M€

OF COMMITTED CAPITAL

50%

OF INVESTMENTS IN AFRICA

30%

OF CLIMATE CO-BENEFIT PROJECTS

KEY SECTORS

PROJECTS

SOUTH AFRICA: OPTICAL FIBER NETWORKS

In 2019, STOA has acquired a stake in the South African company MetroFibre Networx, specialized in provision of optical fiber networks, thereby investing in a key sector which is helping to boost the country’s economy.

CAMEROON: HYDROELECTRICITY PRODUCTION AND TRANSPORTATION
This hydroelectric dam project in Cameroon meets the country’s growing demand for electricity with a sustainable low-carbon solution, and a very competitive cost of the electricity produced.
ALL OF OUR PROJECTS

THE TEAM

Despite their different backgrounds and origins, our employees share STOA’s values: responsibility and sustainability, agility and open-mindedness, confidence and transparency, risk-taking and humility. Our multicultural approach is an asset that allows us to adapt to various environments. We are dynamic, committed, and passionate about what we do.

7
Nationalities
40
Years of average age

NEWS

MetroFibre Networx completes new capital increase with support of AIIM and STOA
The investment signals African Infrastructure Investment Manager’s (AIIM) expansion in the digital infrastructure sector, through newly created Digital Infrastructure Investment Holdings platform as well as the renewed support of the...
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STOA signs its first investment in Latin America
STOA is thrilled to announce the signing of its first investment in Latin America, which consists in the acquisition of 33% of the Ventos Serra do Mel III (VSM 3)...
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STOA and AFD Group’s contribution to PPPs
STOA actively contributes to the success of public private partnerships (PPPs) catalyzed by the AFD, thanks to the implementation of optimal financial conditions for the conduct of ambitious and essential projects to...
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