We are a leading construction tech company, and a trusted partner pioneering the future with 3D printing technology.

Founded in Africa and scaling up around the world, 14Trees is a joint venture between Holcim, global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions, and British International Investment (BII), the UK's development finance institution and impact investor. 

Our international network of local partners supports a disruptive approach to 3D printing for construction. This enables us to build transformative developments that improve well-being, support livelihoods, and bring people closer together.

Our mission

Construction 3D printing technology represents a game-changing solution in a sector where improving productivity and sustainability are paramount. Our mission is to make this construction revolution a reality and positively impact our world.

What we do

We deploy 3D printing technology to enable the private and public sectors to build more efficiently, sustainably, and affordably.

Our board

Abhinav Sinha
Managing Director and Head of Technology and Telecoms at British International Investment
Virginie Darbo
CFO Europe at Holcim
Alfonso Paradinas Aguilera
Chief Marketing Officer at Holcim

Our management team

Francois Perrot
Didier Chayramy
Head of 3D Operations
Frederick Bester
Head of R&D
Samuel N’gang’a
Finance Manager
Alex Coelho
Head of Design
Winstone Sinkhonde
General Manager Malawi

We have built the world’s first 3D printed school and the world’s largest affordable housing project. We’ve done the unimaginable in Kenya, Malawi, Madagascar and beyond.