mgm sustainable energy fund (msef)


MSEF is a private equity fund providing equity and mezzanine financing to projects in the demand-side energy efficiency and renewable energy sectors in Colombia, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean isles.

The Fund’s investments will support the creation of jobs and opportunities for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), lower energy consumption, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Fund will seek to invest 75% of committed capital in energy efficiency and 25% in renewable energy.



Energy efficiency

  • Residential sector: Consumer financing for green appliances
  • Commercial sector: Hotels, hospitals, other large buildings.
  • Municipal sector: Street lighting

Renewable energy

  • Proven technologies including hydro expansion/rehab, solar, and wind.


  • Counterparties and partners must have satisfactory credit profiles and business track records.
  • Investment structures must guarantee full commitment of project participants with alignment of incentives.
  • Investment structure must enable MSEF to control exit process.
  • Investments must include real and measurable environmental and social benefits.


Multilateral Investment Fund KFW DEG GEEREF
Global Environment Facility Bancoldex JICA
  Cooperación Española