Our Entrepreneurs

Our entrepreneurs have clear vision, deep customer knowledge and know how to harness market forces to build lasting companies and foster economic development. They innovate to deliver ‘more for less’ and have a prior track record of building large scale retail businesses.

We have backed 16 companies across 6 countries who have introduced over a dozen essential services to 11 million households.

Aarusha Homes

Elevar‘s entry - 2011 Aarusha provides safe, well-priced, high value rental housing solutions to low income migrants in urban India.

Union Andina

Elevar‘s entry - 2011 Union Andina is an innovative company offering housing purchase and finance solutions to migrant workers from Latin America.

Glocal Healthcare

Elevar‘s entry - 2011 Glocal provides quality, affordable, patient-centric healthcare services to rural India.

Caja Rural Los Andes

Elevar‘s entry - 2010 Los Andes vision is to create a leading microfinance institution of scale, and the preeminent provider of financial services in Peru’s rural market.

Shubham Housing Finance

Elevar‘s entry - 2010 Shubham provides home improvement and new home loans to low income individuals and families in urban and semi-urban India.

GloboKasNet

Elevar‘s entry - 2010 GloboKasNet’s vision is to turn into reality the economic and social inclusion of any person, anywhere, without regard to distance or population density.

Vistaar Finance

Elevar‘s entry - 2010 Vistaar specializes exclusively in providing credit to rural and semi-urban small businesses.

Madura Microfinance

Elevar‘s entry - 2008 Madura is a highly efficient, customer focused microfinance institution that serves economically active, rural women in Tamil Nadu.

Ujjivan Financial Services

Elevar‘s entry - 2006, 2008 Ujjivan is one of the most respected and the largest urban-focused microfinance institution in India.

Swadhaar FinServe

Elevar‘s entry - 2008 Swadhaar focuses on providing services to the economically active poor in the city of Mumbai and other urban areas.

GramaVidiyal Microfinance

Elevar‘s entry - 2008 GramaVidiyal is one of the largest microfinance institutions in Tamil Nadu providing small loans to women without access to formal credit.

MokshaYug Access

Elevar‘s entry - 2008 MokshaYug Access is a rural supply chain management company that builds market linkages between rural communities and larger commercial markets with a focus on dairy.

Credex

Elevar‘s entry - 2006 Credex serves low-income borrowers through individual productive loans in the poor urban and semi-urban areas and village banking in the rural areas of Mexico.

SKS Microfinance

Elevar‘s entry - 2006 SKS is a publicly listed microfinance institution with a pan-India presence.

Past Investments

Finsol Brazil

Finsol Brazil operates as a microfinance institution (MFI) reaching the vast number of micro-entrepreneurs living in the outskirts of cities around Northeast Brazil who have relatively little credit within their reach.

Comat Technologies

Access provider to essential information and e-governance services through 800 rural business centers distributed across Karnataka, India.