Leidner & Thiesen Tajikistan GmbH - Business Development
LANDT is a group of aligned companies with in total 50 staff members in Germany, Afghanistan and Tajikistan focused on SME finance and specifically on credit guarantee facilities in developing countries. Credit guarantee facilities are market friendly interventions that share the risk of SME lending of financial institutions and thereby facilitate access to finance for SMEs. The Holding-Company of LANDT Group is Leidner & Thiesen GmbH, Berlin. The German part of LANDT Group includes Leidner & Thiesen Tajikistan GmbH (“LTT”), Berlin, the fund management company of CGFT - Credit Guarantee Fund Tajikistan GmbH (“CGFT”), Berlin, the Credit Guarantee Fund for Tajikistan. LANDT Group’s managing directors also act as directors of ACGF - Afghan Credit Guarantee Foundation (“ACGF”), Cologne, a charitable foundation under German law and a credit guarantee fund serving SMEs in Afghanistan that has cumulatively guaranteed USD 170m and achieved very good repayment rates.
The Tajik member of LANDT Group is TCSP LLC, Dushanbe, a consulting company and 100% subsidiary of LTT. On the Afghan side, SCSA LLC, Kabul, a 100% subsidiary of ACGF, provides ancillary services on the ground.