Uplifting lives through industrialization
The impact of our financing activities is in terms of quality of life, creation of jobs, creation of markets for finished products made with local raw materials and wealth creation for Kenyans. Ultimately, we are "Turning Ideas into Wealth" which is our tagline
To promote Kenya's socio-economic development by providing financial solutions for sustainable industrial and commercial enterprises.
It is only when we facilitate the creation of sustainable enterprises that the country develops.
Today at 60 years of age, ICDC continues to promote projects in sectors that have potential for job and wealth creation therefore strengthening the competitiveness of Kenya and accelerating its economic growth towards achievement of Vision 2030.
Industrial & Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC) is the pioneer Development Finance Institution (DFI), established in 1954 to facilitate industrial and economic development of Kenya by aiding in the initiation, assistance and expansion of industrial and commercial undertakings.
For more than 60 years ICDC continues to promote projects in sectors that have potential for job and wealth creation therefore strengthening the competitiveness of our country and accelerating its economic growth towards achievement of Vision 2030.
As a Development Finance Institution, ICDC has been instrumental in identifying and growing some of the most successful enterprises in Kenya. We are responsible for the creation of a number of Kenya’s blue chip companies.
Professionalism - We abide by the dictates governing provision of financial services
Integrity - We are credible, ethical and trustworthy
Reliability - We are faithful, dependable and committed to deliver on our promises
Team work - We rally each other to achieve common goals in an open, honest and supportive manner
Innovation - Cognizant of the acute challenges created by paradigm shifts we constantly seek creative ways of meeting customer needs