Agroindustry, including a sub specialty on the production, processing and marketing of organic and natural foods; Key projects exexuted by Washfin in this space are:
Financing by IFC and DEG of AgroGuayabito, S.A., a $40 million industrial tomato and asparagus production and processing project in coastal Peru.
Financing of the expansion and diversification of a $40 million project for the largest dairy and juice producer in the Dominican Republic.
Electric power generation
Electric power generation with an emphasis on renewables
Financing of the Río Bobos 10 MW/$18 million mini-hydroelectric project in Guatemala, from the feasibility study to the information memorandum phases
Financing of the expansion and diversification of a $40 million project for the largest dairy and juice producer in the Dominican Republic
Transportation, including ports and highways, and telecommunications;
Elaboration of pre-feasibility studies and support for financing Manzanillo International Terminals, a $110 million private container port on the Atlantic Coast of Panama.
Financing by the Inter American Investment Corporation of the first VSAT telecommunications project ($45 million cost), in Argentina
Capital markets including the set-up and operation of private equity funds,
Organization and ongoing management of "Estrella Americana", the first and in its time the largest private equity investment fund operating in Chile.
Housing and Urban Infrastructure Finance
Housing and urban infrastructure finance, including water, wastewater and solid waste management
Municipal infrastructure development in the Municipality of Soyapango, El Salvador, arranged locally through a private bank and CABEI
Merger of the Quito water and sewerage companies, assisted by legal and financial specialists
Private higher education
Financing of expansion program of large private university in Brazil
Elaboration of a diagnostic and strategy study, and securing of $16 million financing by AFD/Proparco for the expansion project of a major(not for profit) university in Dominican Republic
Preparation of Information Memorandum to secure financing for an $80 million expansion of a major private university in Brazil.
General manufacturing and consumer goods
A $45 million financing by the IFC of the expansion of manufacturing facilities and debt restructuring of Brazil's largest ceramic tile producer
Financing by IFC, DEG and a bank syndicate of a $100 million expansion by the largest consumer goods company in Central America.
Preparation of investment proposals for presentation to the IFC for the expansion of three large-scale shrimp farms in Colombia and Ecuador.