Capital 4 Development Partners (C4D Partners) is a Dutch fund manager with investment teams in India, Indonesia and the Philippines. It is managing the Capital 4 Development Asia Fund (C4D Asia Fund) which achieved its first closing of the USD 30 million in December 2018. The Fund invests in innovative growth stage SMEs in India, Indonesia and the Philippines which aim to bring positive social, environmental and economic change in the lives of people of under served communities. The Fund targets a final closing at USD 50 million by end of 2019. The Fund contributes to inclusive local economies by supporting SME companies that address and solve for local challenges and / or industry inefficiencies. Based upon a strong belief in the advancing effects of diversity, the Fund integrates a gender lens in its investment strategy and aims to invest at least 30 percent of its capital in SMEs owned or led by women. A variety of financing instruments, including private equity and mezzanine financing, will be used. The Fund benefits from a launching portfolio of 21 investments as well as an Investee Support Facility.