Project Finance

responsAbility Investments AG

responsAbility is a leading global investor in the sustainable agriculture sector in developing economies. Through our managed funds we offer customised debt and equity financing covering the diverse needs of actors along the agricultural value chain that improve livelihoods in rural areas. By helping clients to increase productivity, gain access to higher-paying markets and achieve more balanced trading relations, our funds maximise their development impact while optimally capturing investment opportunities.

responsAbility&the cashew sector:

Since the inception of our dedicated agriculture investment vehicle in 2010, over USD 34.4 million has been invested wordwidein12 different companies involved in the cashew industry.

Benefits for clients

  • Tailor - made solutions adapted to your business model

  • Flexible disbursement and repayment schemes

  • Increasing amounts to help you grow your business

  • Long tenors to enable asset financing or other long term investment

  • Financing opportunities for companies across the value chain


responsAbility currently has USD 3.1 billion of assets under management that is invested in over 500 companies in 95 countries. Founded in 2003, the company is headquartered in Zurich and has local offices in Bangkok, Geneva, Hong Kong, Lima, Luxembourg, Mumbai, Nairobi, Oslo and Paris. Its shareholders include a number of reputable institutions in the Swiss financial market as well as its own employees. responsAbility is registered with the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA.

Further information is available at: or read our recently published Investment cases:"Entrepreneurship made in Africa" and "Quality nuts processed in Vietnam".

Contact us on:

Marie Anna Benard - Project Manager, Agriculture DebtFinancing
responsAbilityInvestments AG.
62 rue de la Chaussee d'Antin
75009 Paris, France
Phone: +33 1 78 41 85 46

Contact us on:

Suhasini Singh - Regional Topic Head Debt Financing Agriculture
responsAbility India
Business Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
Green Acre, 1st Floor. 31
Union Park Road #5, Khar West
Mumbai 400 052
Phone +91 22 3077 0300