Samata Capital

Aligning investment with economic equality


Samata Capital is dedicated to making private sector investments in small and growing businesses in emerging markets that advance opportunities for women and promote gender diversity.

Target Areas

Women-Owned Businesses

Gender Diverse Management Teams

Companies Focused on the Female Consumer


The team is led by Lisa G. Thomas, a highly skilled professional with more than a decade of work experience in investing, financial analysis, strategic planning, governance and operations in emerging markets with specific expertise in West and East Africa. Lisa brings robust market experience in early stage and growth impact investing having worked with companies in 20 countries in Africa, Asia and the Caucuses in diverse business sectors including agribusiness, energy services, financial services, fintech and online marketplaces.

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