WASHINGTON – From December 4-8, U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Chief Operating Officer (COO) Agnes Dasewicz travels to Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa.
In Cape Town, COO Dasewicz will participate in the Super Return conference. She will participate on a panel focused on the role of development finance institutions in African private equity markets.
COO Dasewicz will then travel to Johannesburg where she will meet with current and prospective DFC clients, to promote private sector-led development opportunities, including in support of the Just Energy Transition Partnership. She will also meet with officials from the U.S. Government and other development finance institutions.
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) partners with the private sector to finance solutions to the most critical challenges facing the developing world today. We invest across sectors including energy, healthcare, critical infrastructure, and technology. DFC also provides financing for small businesses and women entrepreneurs in order to create jobs in emerging markets. DFC investments adhere to high standards and respect the environment, human rights, and worker rights.