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Petron Group to finance the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon

Today, The Petron Group. (“Petron”), www.petron-group.com a leading private equity firm specializing in renewable energy and Infrastructure, announced today that it will support Cameroon’s infrastructure requirements for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

The 32nd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations is likely to be held on January 2019, and for the first time of the Africa Cup of Nations’ history, Cameroon will host the event as the Champion, after winning the previous edition of the Africa Cup of Nations.

“We are delighted to be working with Cameroon as debt levels have been relatively low compared to other African countries, and as long term investors, We invest in opportunities that we feel create the most social and economical impact in the community.,” said Isaac Udotong, Managing Partner of Petron Group. “In addition, we believe Cameroon will benefit from our unmatched industry experience in this Sector.”

 

ABOUT PETRON GROUP

THE PETRON GROUP is a global private equity firm that invests in private equity, debt, infrastructure, and renewable resources globally. The firm manages a broad range of investment programs for institutional investors such as family offices, endowments, pensions, funds of funds, ultra high net worth investors, and large companies who want direct exposure to private markets assets.

Petron Group USA office is headquartered in Harrisburg,Pa. and has been one of the leading providers of institutional capital for the global energy industry. The firm’s deep sector expertise and internal technical capabilities allow Petron Group to engineer creative solutions for any complex situations.

The firm was founded by Isaac Udotong, our Managing Partner, who made Millions during the African IT Boom when he founded Isatong Inc. in 1980. Isatong later acquired Petron Energy LLC from PEPCO Holdings Inc NYSE: (POM) in 2010.

In 2015 Petron Group opened the doors in the Harrisburg Office with a team of six professionals, and an investment from the Udotong Family. As of February 2017, we are a Private Equity firm of more than 2.2 Billion in assets, retaining the top industry talent with 5 offices worldwide.

Petron’s investment expertise spans across the energy sector including sub-sectors such as solar, the wind, hydro, biofuels, oil, and gas and energy storage. Learn more at www.petron-group.com or visit us @  https://twitter.com/petrongroupllp.

 

CONTACT:

For Additional Information:

Sara Presly

Company Name: PETRON GROUP
Contact Person: Sara Presly (Head of Investor Relations)
Email: s.presly@petron-group.com
Country: United States
Website: http://petron-group.com/