What we do

We bring an owner's commercial discipline, long-term on-the-ground commitment, and foundational social motivation to every engagement.
Strategic Planning and Business Analysis


We partner with new and existing organizations to realize a successful long-term strategy by connecting future ambitions to today’s activities, assessing the dynamics and challenges of the business, and offering the clarity required to focus limited resources.

  • Strategic and Business Planning
  • Prioritized Action Items, Schedule and Resource Allocation Plans
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Positioning, Brand Development and Marketing
  • Sales and Marketing Research, Analysis and Planning
  • ERP Evaluation and Implementation
Interim Management


As experienced operational managers with both international and local context, we are able to accept interim management or board member roles, providing a significant contribution while ensuring knowledge transfer.

  • Long-term Operational Oversight
  • Board-level Participation
  • Coaching and Training
  • Performance-based Compensation Plans
  • Reporting and Project Management Systems
  • Facilitation of Quality and Management Standardization
Financial Management


As a Rwandan-based company with deep local insights and key contacts, we are uniquely situated to demystify the local business context. Working with both investors and entrepreneurs, we are a critical partner offering local oversight and accountability for optimal impact and returns.

  • Merger, Acquisition and Strategic Partnership
  • Finance Strategy and Planning
  • Investment Search, Evaluation and Management
  • Feasibility Study, Due Diligence and Negotiation
  • Company and Asset Valuation
  • Executive Recruitment

What Our Clients Say

  • Customer Testimonails

    Karisimbi Partners thinks about business from the standpoint of owners and they are committed to building the capacity of Rwandan Small and Medium Enterprises. These characteristics combined make them unique among business advisors in Rwanda

    Robert Bayigamba Chairman Rwanda Olympic Committee CEO Manumetal
  • Customer Testimonails

    Karisimbi Business Partners plugs a gap we‘ve seen in the market for quite some time… the ‘platinum standard‘ in building capacity for Rwandan ventures.

    Eric Kacou Entrepreneurial Solutions to Poverty Managing Director
  • Customer Testimonails

    Karisimbi Partners has become a strategic ally. They have provided a tremendous amount of professional advice and worked on important strategic projects... beating the expectations of all stakeholders involved.

    Eugene Haguma CEO Horizon Group
  • Customer Testimonails

    These gentlemen are informed and dedicated. They have completely integrated into the business community, making friends and building a trusted network.

    Michael Fairbanks Senior Advisor to Rwandan President Paul Kagame Co-Founder OTF Group and the SEVEN Fund
Talk to us about partnering to build your business