Investing with Impact
Creating value through our specialized financing solutions and targeted advisory support
AGF’s long-term focused investment strategy delivers sustained financial returns to our clients and partners.
Who We Are
AGF is an impact investor providing capital and advisory support to businesses in Afghanistan
AGF is the largest non-banking financial institution in Afghanistan, providing long term growth capital and advisory services to companies that combine a commercial imperative and strong socio-economic impact.
AGF’s disciplined investment process aims to identify sectors and companies that drive value and generate stable returns over the long term.
The AGF team is diverse and experienced, with broad and extensive knowledge and understanding of local market dynamics.
The AGF Story
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At AGF, our mission is to do more with our investments than simply generate a financial return. Our goal is to deliver long-term positive socio-economic impact."
AGF’s investment philosophy combines rigorous due diligence, robust analytics, and an in-depth understanding of local operating dynamics.
AGF identifies and invests in professionally managed companies working in key growth sectors.
AGF works closely with our portfolio clients to improve return on investment and strengthen governance, financial management, and transparency.
AGF places strong emphasis on building relationship and networks for our clients. The connections among AGF’s clients and with the global SEAF/CEED network provide valuable growth opportunities.
An experienced team with broad understanding of local dynamics
An emphasis on systems, transparency, and risk management
A focus on investee company cash flow and debt servicing capability
The intersection of financial returns, commercial viability, and social impact
AGF brings together social impact and financial results by making a real and measurable difference in our investee companies and the lives of their employees and customers.
Increase in portfolio company revenues
Jobs created and supported
Increase in portfolio company assets
AGF’s investments facilitate domestic production capacity and improve the products and services available in the local market
AGF’s collaborative approach fosters newfound trust between Afghanistan’s private sector and the financial services industry
AGF’s direct investment in the local economy promotes sustainable development and long-term security