RENEW Strategies

Wondering what’s happening with COVID-19 in Africa? Listen to RENEW LLC ‘s CEO about what he’s seeing on the ground in Ethiopia.
Read about the bright spots that are happening with our portfolio companies that go beyond their core business to help their customers during this unprecedented time.
RENEW’s Impact Angel Network (IAN), one of the most active equity investors in Ethiopia with an expanding presence in East Africa, have successfully exited two investments to a regional private equity fund and a family office.
What Does Sustainable Investing have to do with #GivingTuesday?
RENEW announces the Impact Angel Network’s (IAN) 2018 Impact Report. This edition of RENEW’s Impact Report is entitled “A Journey of Impact” and for good reason. Yes, we will give you an overview of the impact of our entire portfolio, but in the report’s pages, we will also do a deep dive into one company, Desta PLC, a garments manufacturing facility.

From the Field

Yoseph Getachew
| May 05, 2020
It’s time for banks to help repair the damage.
Laura Davis
| May 05, 2020
RENEW launches on Telegram @OrangeBusinessNetwork to support private sector.
Tom Scriven, CFA
| April 23, 2020
Why RENEW believes a ‘stay the course’ approach to investing in SMEs in Ethiopia is the best
Erin O'Connor
| April 22, 2020
Download a clip from our recent IAN Members’ Call
Tsegamlak Solomon
| April 15, 2020
How restricting employee layoffs creates problems for the private sector