On 5/14, Jeffrey Liebert, CEO of EF’s partner Gazelle Finance, presented a case study for impact investing in the South Caucasus.
A “gazelle” is a fast-growing small or medium-sized enterprise (SME). In developed markets, gazelles—the star performers among SMEs—have been found to be the primary drivers of job creation. In emerging...
Natia Janelidze, Chief Investment Officer of Gazelle Finance, participated as a panelist at the World Bank Group Conference “Removing Barriers to SME Finance in Georgia” in Tbilisi on May 11, 2018
Natia was a speaker on the third session of the conference titled Fostering Digital Innovation & Risk Capital to bridge SME finance gap.
Celebration of Gazelle Finance's First Investment in Georgia
By Gazelle Finance
Gazelle Finance made its first investment in Georgia in a local, fast casual restaurant chain in Tbilisi called Degusto.
Giorgi Cherkezishvili Attended Gazelle Finance Funded Enterprise Opening Ceremony
Giorgi Cherkezishvili, the Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, attended the opening of a new restaurant Degusto, which was established upon the investments implemented by the...
Stephanie Komsa participated as a panelist at the America Georgia Business Council's 20th Annual Conference
By America Georgia Business Council
Stephanie Komsa participated as a panelist at the America Georgia Business Council's 20th Annual Conference speaking on Funding Opportunities in Georgia.
Jeff Liebert is a Featured Speaker at the 2017 Global Private Equity Conference
By Global Private Equity Conference
“Jeff Liebert is a featured speaker at the 2017 Global Private Equity Conference where he participated as a panelist on the Terms and Conditions panel… READ MORE”
EURASIA FOUNDATION INCUBATES IMPACT INVESTMENT FUND
By Eurasia Foundation
Eurasia Foundation is often recognized for our work in the democracy and governance sphere. We also have a history of facilitating private sector and local economic development in the regions where we work....
OPIC-SUPPORTED GAZELLE FINANCE PARTNERS WITH GEORGIAN PARTNERSHIP FUND
The OPIC-supported Gazelle Finance recently signed a commitment with Georgian Partnership Fund to support investments in Georgia’s small and medium-sized businesses. Executive Director of the Partnership...
Gazelle Finance Participates in EBRD Conference
Natia Janelidze, CIO Georgia for Gazelle Finance participates in the “Competitive consulting 2016: agility, innovation, and internationalization” conference in Tbilisi, Georgia on November 3rd and 4th, an...