Maximizing ESG Impact in
Africa Growth

KFG’s Africa Growth

In January 2022, KFG launched Africa Growth, applying KFG's expertise in investment, pre-screening, and advisory services to high growth potential business ventures in Africa.

Growth for investors

Growth for our investors by leveraging our broad network of subject matter experts to identify high-quality opportunities in countries where our on-the-ground network is well established

Growth for investors

Growth for companies by partnering with emerging business leaders to unlock efficiency and innovation in companies that match our strategic investment priorities

Growth for investors

Growth in people through training, skills transfer, education, and respect for different cultures.

KFG Africa Team

Tawana Muchatuta


Tawana Muchatuta is experienced in Fintech, Blockchain, and large-scale manufacturing of consumer goods in England, Zimbabwe, Singapore and Malaysia. He is a graduate of Loughborough University, and a Chartered Chemical Engineer with IChemE UK. Tawana is a certified Project Management Professional and passed Level III of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.

Bille Chitimbire


Bille Chitimbire is a financial services professional focusing on risk management, asset-liability management, and strategy in commercial, private and investment banking. He has a Master's in International Business and Policy from Georgetown University, a BS in Finance and Economics from Adelphi University and passed Level II of the CFA program. He has worked on clean water and sanitation projects in Zimbabwe and education/youth empowerment initiatives in Ethiopia.

Andrea Schmitz


Andrea Schmitz is Co-head of ESG strategy at KFG. She spent 25 years at Con Edison where she was Vice President of Environment, Health and Safety; prior to that she was at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Andrea has a BA from UC San Diego and a Master's in Public Administration from Columbia University. She was an adjunct professor at Columbia's MPA program in Environmental Science and Policy.