Ezdehar is a private equity fund manager investing in high-growth businesses in Egypt. It targeted an agricultural project focusing on the production of essential oils, herbs and spices. The client required an international consulting firm to assess the investment opportunity.
Financial due diligence was on-going and the client already had a project Business Plan. After performing economic, social and legal due diligence, the client requested verification that the agronomic assumptions were in line with the actual production capacity.
FGM drew on its relevant experience in large-scale farming projects, knowledge of Egypt and subject matter expertise in producing special crops, to a) review and adapt the Business Plan according to the actual capacity of the project resources, and b) to support investment decision-making.
FGM International was assigned to review the in-house capacity of the farming project and its complementary outgrower scheme. A special focus was required on the following crops:
Our team perfomed the following tasks :