Company Overview

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Founded:
2007
Founders:
Dr. Andrew Kuper, Dr Jim Roth
Headquarters:
Port Louis Town
Categories:
Financial Services, None, Finance

Profit-with-Purpose Investors

Description

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LeapFrog Investments is a specialist investor in emerging markets financial services, with more than $300m under management. The manager invests in financial services firms that focus primarily on emerging consumers in Africa and Asia.

LeapFrog’s portfolio companies currently provide insurance, savings and pensions products to over 18 million people in countries such as India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa. A profit-with-purpose investor, the LeapFrog team partners with companies that pursue social and financial returns. LeapFrog’s investment strategy has attracted several institutional investors: in September 2013, the group raised over US$200 million for the first close of its most recent private equity fund.

LeapFrog invests in companies to help them attain scale, profitability, and impact. Investments include:

AllLife: LeapFrog invested $11.2 million in AllLife, the only... See More

Current Team (9)

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Investments (2)

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Offices/Locations (4)

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  • Southeast Asia Office

    19 Cecil Street

    #05-04, The Quadrant at Cecil

    Singapore, 049704

    Singapore

  • Europe/ South Asia Office

    18 Walker Street

    Edinburgh, EH3 7LP

    GBR

  • Africa Office

    Unit 24; 1 Melrose Boulevard

    Melrose Arch

    Johannesburg,

    ZAF

  • Global Hub

    LeapFrog Financial Inclusion Fund c/o Axis Fiduciary Ltd

    4th Floor, Unicorn Centre 18N Frere Felix De Valois Street

    Port Louis Town, 2028

    AUS