International Finance Corporation
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector. The IFC helps developing countries achieve sustainable growth by financing investment, mobilizing capital in international financial markets, and providing advisory services to businesses and governments. In FY12, their investments reached an all-time high of more than $20 billion, leveraging the power of the private sector to create jobs, spark innovation, and tackle the world’s most pressing development challenges. For more information, visit www.ifc.org.
FMO - Dutch Development Bank
FMO is the Dutch development bank. The FMO finances companies, projects and financial institutions from developing and emerging markets. They believe that entrepreneurship is key in creating sustainable economic growth and improving people’s quality of life. The FMO specializes in sectors where their contribution can have the highest long-term impact - financial institutions; energy and agribusiness, food and water. For more information, visit www.fmo.nl.
Leopard Haiti Fund LP
Leopard Haiti Fund was launched in July 2012 as the first private equity fund for Haiti, raising its first US $20 million from The World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC), the Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO), and the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Multilateral Investment Fund. Leopard Haiti Fund invests in small and medium enterprises that are vital to job creation, economic development, and Haiti’s continuing recovery from the 2010 earthquake. Priority sectors include food processing, affordable housing, renewable energy, and tourism. Leopard Haiti Fund is managed by Leopard Capital, a frontier private equity group based in Southeast Asia, with a representative office in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Find out more about us on the Leopard Haiti website.
Miyamoto International is a global earthquake and structural engineering firm that provides critical services to help sustain industries and communities around the world. Miyamoto's passion to make the world a better place has taken them to the epicenters of some of history’s largest natural disasters. From these disasters, they have gained valuable knowledge, which they bring to all their projects. Learn more here.
Jim Chu, dloHaiti Founder and CEO
Jim has been an active Angel investor in various technology startups in the US. See Jim's bio on the Management Team page