Brookside Dairy was acquired by The Abraaj Group on February 1, 2009
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Brookside Dairy Ltd.

Ruiru, 00232
254 20 250 6210

Brookside is the leading dairy in East Africa. The company currently has operations in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. It also exports products to Rwanda, Burundi, Egypt and the Middle East, as well as to the Indian Ocean islands. The Abraaj Group invested as a part of a merger and acquisition of a complementary dairy business. The combined company is now the biggest processor of milk in the region.

Food M&A - Last 3 Years

Brookside Dairy was acquired by The Abraaj Group on February 1, 2009.

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