• Wendy de la Harpe

Leading Tomato Paste Manufacturer – Rwanda

This leading Eastern Africa agribusiness manufacturer was created in 1984 to produce the finest 100% natural Double Concentrated Tomato paste with a state of the art Italian Tomato paste processing and packing technology to meet the increasing demand for ready to use tomato paste within the region.


  • The only sub-Saharan African paste manufacturer packing in flexible four layer film sachet for the African market.

  • Financial and operationally efficient sourcing of raw materials

  • Well established distribution channel across the region

  • Sales revenue CAGR of 26% over the last five years


The company has established direct operations in Rwanda, Burundi and DRC and looking to expand its operations in strategic locations within the region.


Funding required:

US$10m - the anchor shareholder, a private equity fund based out of Mauritius, is seeking to divest it’s majority shareholding to one or more partners that will support the company’s growth plan for the next phase given the business potential in the larger Greater Lakes region.

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