A.P. MøllerCapital (“APMC”) has been established as an affiliate of A.P. Moller Holding A/S to manage stand alone funds to invest in infrastructure in emerging markets. A.P. Møller Holding A/S is a privately held investments company with approximately US$20billion under management. The purpose of A.P. Møller Holding A/S is to exercise the A.P. Møller Foundation’s role as an engaged owner in A.P. Møller Mærsk A/S, an integrated transport and logistics company and global leader in container shipping and ports.
The Africa Infrastructure Fund I K/S (“Fund”), as the first fund to engage APMC as manager, is focused on investments in infrastructure in Africa. It was launched in August 2017 and has raised approximately US$1billion as of today’s date. Among other countries in Africa, Nigeria and Ghana are key focus countries for the Fund, where the team has first-hand investment and operating experience. APMC’s investment mandate includes the entire African continent, where the APMC team has a long track record, having invested c. US$10billion in energy and transport infrastructure projects in Africa over the last 20 years.
APMC brings together +70 years of experience in developing and operating ports infrastructure all over the world. It is under the leadership of APMC’s executive team that A.P. Moller Terminals (“APMT”) was established and grew to a leading global ports business, including the entry to Apapa in Nigeria in 2006 and Temain Ghana in 2004.
A private company owned by Craig Cogut and his affiliates. Mr. Cogut co-founded Apollo Global Management and subsequently founded Pegasus Capital Advisors, L.P., a private equity fund advisor that invests in middle market companies focused on sustainability and wellness.