About Us

About Us

Root Capital is a nonprofit social investment fund that grows rural prosperity in poor, environmentally vulnerable places in Africa and Latin America by lending capital, delivering financial training, and strengthening market connections for small and growing agricultural businesses.

Our approach

Our Clients

Root Capital clients are farmer associations and private businesses that help build sustainable livelihoods by aggregating hundreds, or even thousands of rural producers in Africa and Latin America.

Our Portfolio

Our Results

Since 1999, Root Capital has disbursed more than $740 million in credit to over 530 businesses in Africa and Latin America. Learn more about Root Capital’s impact on our clients’ businesses, farm families, and the environment.

Our Impact

Our Story

Root Capital Timeline

Root Capital, a nonprofit social investment fund, has more than 10 years of experience in impact investing. Learn more about Root Capital’s history.

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Our Team

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Financial Advisory Services Coordinator Haiti

Patrick supports the Financial Advisory Services team to provide technical assistance to current and prospective clients in our Haiti portfolio.

Patrick supports the Financial Advisory Services team to provide technical assistance to current and prospective clients in our Haiti portfolio. Previously he worked as a Senior Business Analyst Consultant for the well-established microfinance institution in Haiti, Fonkoze, as well as a professional financial trainer and consultant in automated accounting systematization. Patrick currently holds a M.A. in taxation from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. 

English, French, Haitian Creole
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