Damascus Capital

Our Businesses 

Damascus Capital is both an investor in and an advisor to East Africa’s financial and business community, and operates 2 distinct yet complementary business lines:

Private Capital Investments

Damascus Capital is an experienced private equity investor whose team has a proven track record in investing in Africa. Damascus focuses on growth capital investment opportunities in Uganda, driven by a consumer class with significant unmet demand. As an equity investor, Damascus focuses on investing in and unlocking the potential of SMEs in Uganda which it does not seek to operate directly, but rather create value by influencing strategic direction through active board participation and providing patient capital to drive sustainable and profitable growth.

For more information on Damascus Capital’s Investment arm, click here.

Corporate and Strategic Advisory

Damascus Capital also provides buy-side and sell-side advisory with particular expertise in East African private equity acquisitions and exits, where we leverage our deep African Private Equity network, our personal experience in private equity investing and our extensive local network.

For more information on Damascus Capital’s Advisory arm, click here.


The Damascus Capital team is a strong local team with deep global expertise, the perfect confluence where local contextual knowledge, a significant informational edge and an extensive local network meets international best-practice. For more information on Our Team, click here.

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