Amethis, a private equity fund manager focused on high-growth African small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has announced its exit from the capital of the wholesale distributor of computer equipment, Disway Tunisie. This exit resulted in the sale of all Amethis shares to Disway SA, the majority shareholder and parent company of Disway Tunisia.
The Moroccan Disway SA thus becomes the 100% owner of the shares of its subsidiary Disway Tunisia.
Disway Tunisia is a wholesale distributor of computer hardware and software. Present in Tunis, Sfax and Sousse with more than 40 employees, Disway Tunisia offers a wide range of international brands (Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, etc.). The company is present in Tunis, Sfax and Sousse with over 40 employees.
Under the management of Disway SA and with the support of Amethis, Disway Tunisia has progressively strengthened its position on the Tunisian market, until becoming the second player, with a quality and innovative offer. Today, Disway plans to consolidate this position and to continue to enrich its offer.
Founded by Luc Rigouzzo and Laurent Demey and member of the Edmond de Rothschild Private Equity Partnership, Amethis is an investment fund manager focused on the African continent, with assets under management close to USD 1 billion and more than 30 investments completed to date.
With six offices in Paris, Abidjan, Casablanca, Nairobi, Cairo and Luxembourg, the Amethis team comprises over 45 experienced professionals with strong regional and sectoral expertise.