Karandaaz Capital

Supporting Access to Finance
for Businesses through Commercial Investments

What we do

Karandaaz Capital aims to support the development of a market for MSME financing by deepening access to growth capital for MSMEs that will result in the generation of broad-based employment in Pakistan and financial returns for Karandaaz. Karandaaz makes investments that are categorized into three buckets: Direct Investments, Wholesale Investments, and Strategic Platforms. These investments by Karandaaz help develop pilot investment models and identify new investment avenues and generate learning for commercial capital providers.

MSME Definition (eligible entities):

Indicator
Micro
Small
Medium
Employees
< 10
10 < 50
50 < 300
Total Assets
< $100,000
$100,000 < $3m
$3m < $15m
Total Annual Sales
< $100,000
$100,000 < $3m
$3m < $15m

Financial Partners