Investors

Helios Towers is supported by a diverse set of investors experienced with the specific challenges of working in Africa. We don’t just have solid investors; we have the right investors for Africa. With their combined capital and knowledge, we are prepared for success and continued expansion in the coming years.

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Helios Investment Partners is an investment firm making private equity investments in Africa, with a primary focus on the sub-Sahara region. Helios’ portfolio companies operate in 35 African countries across a range of industry sectors, with telecom infrastructure and services playing an important part.


Albright Capital Management LLC, chaired by former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, is an investment advisory firm dedicated to the emerging markets.


RIT Capital Partners plc, chaired by Lord Rothschild, is an investment trust, listed on the London Stock Exchange with a widely diversified portfolio.


Quantum Strategic Partners (QSP) is a private investment vehicle, managed by Soros Fund Management LLC, focused upon long duration investments exclusively for the benefit of certain family clients. QSP focuses globally on investments in several strategies, including capital-intensive start-ups, buyouts, and growth equity transactions. In recent years QSP committed more than $3bn to projects around the world, including to telecommunications infrastructure.


The International Finance Corporation is a member of the World Bank Group and provides investments and advisory services to build the private sector in developing countries.


Providence is the world’s leading private equity firm focused on media, communications, education and information investments. The firm manages funds with $40 billion in commitments and has invested in more than 140 companies globally since its inception in 1989.