Private Sector Operations Department

Who We Are

ADB's Private Sector Operations Department (PSOD) catalyzes, structures, and funds investments in privately held and state-sponsored companies across a wide range of industry sectors throughout developing Asia. The emphasis is on commercially viable transactions that generate financial returns while also delivering on ADB's organization-wide mission to promote environmentally sustainable and inclusive economic growth.

What We Do

  • Finance private sector transactions in infrastructure, financial services, clean energy, agribusiness, and other core sectors via debt and equity investments
  • Mobilize third-party capital credit via credit enhancement products and risk transfer agreements
  • Invest in private equity and other structured funds and manage institutional capital in such funds on behalf of clients
  • Actively manage our portfolio to ensure strong financial performance, high development impact, and strong compliance with environmental, social, and governance safeguards