The CDC Group plc is a financial services company of the UK government, headquartered in London, England. CDC is a development finance institution, with the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) as its sole shareholder.
CDC's mission is to support the growth of all sizes of private sector business through investment. It focuses on businesses in Africa and South Asia and champions the UN SDGs aim to achieve a better and more sustainable future.
CDC is being rebranded as British International Investment (BII) in April 2022 as part of a strategy to deepen economic, security, and development ties globally.