The Berlin-based investment company Access Micro-finance Holding AG (AccessHolding), is a public-private partnership established in 2006 with the aim to make equity investments in start-up and early-stage MFIs in developing and transitional countries. AccessHolding has been the driving force behind the project preparations and is considered the promoter and lead investor. 

Our other international shareholders are IFC (International Finance Corporation), the financing arm of the World Bank, KfW, the Development Bank of the Federal Republic of Germany, and Proparco, the Development Financial Institution owned by the Development Agency of the French Republic.