Maris is a diversified, pan-African investor and project developer, committed to responsible long-term growth. They operate across 12 countries in eastern and southern Africa with 3,500 employees and more than US$120 million under management. Maris’s operations span five core sectors: agriculture & forestry, renewables, service industry, property/real estate, and gold. Maris’ portfolio businesses place a strong focus on operating to high ESG standards and reducing their carbon footprints. The entire Maris group is unofficially net carbon positive due to the planting of over 3 million trees in South Sudan through its subsidiary, Equatoria Teak Company.