Investing in growth in Africa
Maris is a diversified investment holding company, committed to responsible, long-term growth in Africa.
We offer investors unique access to frontier markets across the world’s fastest-growing continent.
Our hands-on commitment to operational performance gives us the insight and agility required for success across five core sectors in some of Africa’s most challenging and remote business environments.
Between 2009, when we started our first business in South Sudan, and 2013, we grew to be one of Africa’s top performing private equity funds, doubling the value of our portfolio.
In 2014 we became a Permanent Capital Vehicle, a structure that reflects our commitment to sustainable, responsible long-term growth.
WE OPERATE ACROSS 5 STRATEGIC DIVISIONS IN 9 COUNTRIES
META ELECTRIC LEADS SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION DRIVE WITH IMPORT OF KENYA’S FIRST NEW ELECTRIC VEHICLES
Electric vehicle dealership, META Electric, has imported Kenya’s first new electric vehicles (EVs). Their mission is to promote greener transportation in one of Africa’s most polluted cities and to pave the way for critical investment in EV infrastructure. The T3 delivery vans are manufactured by BYD, the largest supplier of rechargeable batteries in the world.