Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF) is a $ 150 million regional fund, a pioneer in Ukraine and Moldova with more than two decades of successful experience in investing in small and medium-sized companies. WNISEF was funded by the U.S. government via the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). Since its inception, WNISEF’s cumulative investments total over $ 168 million to 118 companies employing around 25 000 people and made it possible to unlock $ 1.4 billion for companies in Ukraine and Moldova.
In 2015 WNISEF has launched a $ 35 million legacy program focused on export promotion, local economic development, impact investing and economic leadership. WNISEF is funding innovative, high-impact, reform focused programs and aims to support Ukraine and Moldova at this critical period by developing sound economic policy and leadership.
More information www.wnisef.org.