VERDUROUS offers Investment Fund Management services
commencing with mobilization and marketing of Funds, deal
origination, due diligence, investment structuring and
documentation through monitoring and exit or repayment.
VERDUROUS intervenes at different stages of feasibility and
market assessments for potential investors, valuation, portfolio management and project monitoring. Investments
are targeted at projects and companies purporting to mainstream
environmentally conscious technology or within established
businesses. Verdurous Investment banking experts engage with
corporate operations of various scales and as and when necessary
assemble public-private partnerships. Verdurous also ensures
coordination among various agencies and projects over the tenure of
VERDUROUS provides support to investors and agencies with
diverse expectations and development agendas. In addition to
accruing social and environmental benefits, financial yields on
investments range from sub-commercial through commercial,
commensurate with the investors' mandates and risk appetite.
VERDUROUS also engages in investment syndication and blends
indigenous funds with external investments and venture capital. The
company is also proficient in appropriate structuring and in
employing various instruments including equity, debt, mezzanine
capital and grants, while taking into consideration the
expectations of disparate agencies.
- EU – Technical Assistance Facility
under SE4ALL - Access to Sustainable Energy in the Philippines
project.: Assessment, rating and ranking of concept notes based on
the soundness of business proposals, and subsequently evaluating
full-length grant applications received through building detailed financial
models and running scenario analyses (location: The Philippines,
- UNDP–Vietnam: Support for development
of feed-in-tariffs (FiT) for solar PV through financial model
development and scenario analyses employing various pricing and
return inputs, and benchmarking against investment opportunities
with comparable risk profiles (Location: Viet Nam, Hanoi).
- Economic viability analysis of a large
wind-farm project in South Africa (Location: desk work).
- Pipeline development for a proposed
$50m South-Asia Renewable Energy Equity Fund domiciled in the
Netherlands / Switzerland (Location: South Asia).
- Promotion of and pipeline
development for a $300m India / energy specific private equity
fund domiciled in the United States / Israel. (Location: India /
- Organizational and
Financial Restructuring of a large solar photovoltaic system
integrator in Sri Lanka (Location: Sri Lanka, Colombo / other).
- Due diligence
investigation, business plan design, valuation scenario
development for the Clean Energy Financial Institution, Katmandu,
Nepal, on behalf of the FMO / Triodos RE for Development Fund, The