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

50%

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

AIIM, SAHIF and STOA sign follow-on acquisition in MetroFibre Networx, consolidating their position in South Africa’s fibre landscape
The investment reinforces African Infrastructure Investment Manager’s (AIIM), SAHIF and STOA’s support for the digital infrastructure sector to assist in addressing the deficit in last-mile fibre connectivity across South Africa....
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Our 2021 Impact Report is now available
We are thrilled to release our 2021 Impact Report, which sheds lights on our achievements in 2020, as well as our strategy in terms of climate, impact and additionality. Since...
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2021 STOA Disclosure Statement – Our Alignment with the Operating Principles for Impact Management
STOA Infra & Energy has been a signatory of the Operating Principles for Impact Management since their launch by IFC in April 2019. We align our organisation and our impact...
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