Our Services

I-DEV is a leading business strategy & investment advisory firm specializing in emerging markets. We help global corporations, emerging markets and impact investors and emerging markets SMEs do business together via profitable, high-impact partnerships. We do this through our 2 key business units:


Insight & Strategy



The Insight & Strategy Group provides management, growth and impact strategy consulting services to businesses operating in emerging markets and the value chains they are a part of (from global corporation to small-holder farmer).

These services include:
  • Local Procurement or Sourcing Dynamics
  • Emerging Markets Expansion
  • International Market Dynamics & Export Strategy
  • Operational Streamlining
  • Restructuring



Investment Advisory



The Investment Advisory Group helps facilitate and structure debt, equity and hybrid investment transactions in high-impact, emerging markets businesses.

Services for SMEs and Social Enterprises (Sell-Side):
  • Sell-Side Debt & Equity Raises
  • Sell-Side M&A Advisory
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Financial Strategy Development
  • Investment Readiness & Preparation
  • Investor Presentation Development
  • Financial Model Development & Vetting
  • Valuation Analysis

Service for Investors (Buy-Side):
  • Due Diligence & Investment Analysis
  • Pipeline Mapping & Analysis (Geographic or sector focused)
  • Buy-Side Debt & Equity Investment Structuring
  • Buy-Side M&A Advisory
  • Portfolio Company Exist Strategy Planning & Implementation
  • Valuation Analysis