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Aquila Capital adds ‘farmers who speak finance’ to global agricultural investment team


Hamburg-based alternatives firm Aquila Capital has expanded its activities in agricultural investing by adding seven experienced ‘farmers who speak finance’ to its investment team.

The expansion is designed to widen Aquila’s reach beyond its successful New Zealand and Australian agricultural investment businesses, and is consistent with its existing approach of building an advisory team with a background in farming rather than the financial industry.

Aquila is strengthening its presence in South America and the Canadian, US and Eastern European markets. It will continue to focus on sheep, beef and dairy farming, as well as arable farming including sugar