Traction Capital

Impact investment and advisory

What we offer

Impact Advisory

We advice social enterprises and entrepreneurs on financing and scale.

Deal Structuring

We structure sustainable investment deals for impact investors.

Capital Engagement

We engage capital and give it a strong purpose and meaningful return.

Impact Investment

We invest iin projects and enterprises with high social and environmental impact.

Investment Management

We manage impact projects and investments on behalf of purpose-driven investors.

Research and Insight

We offer bespoke, market research and business intelligence services for growth companies.

Who We Are

Traction Capital is an impact investment and advisory company that aims at identifying sustainable trade and investment opportunities in Africa and working with prospective investors and businesses from all over the world to seize these opportunities.

Our team has a well-deserved reputation of excellence in prividning smart, sensible, and cost-effective investment solutions for our clients.

We serve a wide range of clientele, and every client relationship is valued greatly and treated with diginity and respect. Each engagement benefits from the depth and breadth of our expertise.

Our Vision

Our Vision

To be the most trusted partner for succesful investment in Africa.

Our Mission

To mobilize and deliver our vast knowledge, resources and talent.

Our Focus

We're passionate about our work and intensely focused on performing at the highest levels.




Happy clients


Prices Won


Projects Completed

Our Team

Micheal Akampa

CEO & Founder

Kerstin Fredriksson

Impact Investments

James Mukasa

Investment Manager

Irene Namull

Chief Legal FOfficer

Alain Mugwaneza

Senior Investment Analyst

Jude Ocheng

Country Manager, Uganda

Lucy Machel

Country Manager, Kenya

John Ndungutse

Country Manager, Rwanda

Elias Liomo

Country Manager, Tanzania

Recent news

  • Micheal Akampa
  • 23 September
  • 3

Traction Capital's CEO wins the 2017 Emerging Leaders Award

Traction Capitalís CEO Micheal Akampa wins the 2017 Emerging Leaders award for his role in structuring sustainable investment deals in Africa.

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  • Micheal Akampa
  • 22 may

Traction Capital to participate in the Invest in Peace Conference in Switzerland

Our world is at a crucial juncture and livelihoods of hundreds of millions of people are at a tipping point.

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  • Micheal Akampa
  • 18 Oct
  • 57

Traction Capital announced as Finalist for the EMEA Corporate evelopment Awards

The M&A Advisor recently announced the list of finalists for the EMEA Corporate Development Awards, and Traction Capital was named as a finalist in both the Corporate Performance Award and Corporate Development Professional of the Year Award categories.

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