Industries

Agri-business

Agri-business

Agriculture industry is the backbone of the continent on production of food and income for Africans; the industry provides at least 70% of all jobs on the continent. A vibrant, sustainable and resilient agriculture sector is what Africa needs f...
Capital Projects & Infrastructure

Capital Projects & Infrastructure

When the word infrastructure is mentioned, the name of China comes to the lips of most people. Over the past few years, spending on African infrastructure has risen at a compound annual rate of 17%, to post in excess of 20 billion dollars currently. Most...
Consumer Services

Consumer Services

Africans are waking to the fact that natural resources are not Africa’s only driver of growth; the African consumer is on the rise. Over the past 10 years, consumer spending across the continent has been increasing at over 16% annually, a significant n...
Energy

Energy

African oil and gas as well as the abundant deposits of coal and the unlimited sunlight thanks to the huge desert in most parts of Africa present unlimited potential to power Africa and provide the hydrocarbon supply–demand balance. It is estimated t...
Financial Sector

Financial Sector

Financial services sector has grown rapidly over the past few decades in the African continent. This sector has evolved to become a substantial player in emerging-market financial services. Local African financial institutions are extending their...
Healthcare

Healthcare

With many health professionals leaving Africa to find better opportunities abroad, there is a severe shortage of medical workers across the continent. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the continent still has overstretched ratio...
Media & Entertainment

Media & Entertainment

Media and entertainment industry in Africa is booming, better than at any other time in history. This sector encompasses books, movies, internet, newspapers, radio, TV, and video games. So many music awards like the famous MTV Africa Music Awards...
Mining

Mining

Mines dot almost all countries in Africa typifying Africa’s gigantic mineral potential.  In as much as the continent is strongly endowed with mineral resources, mining has not been the consistent engine of economic development that people in many A...
Private Equity

Private Equity

Agriculture industry is the backbone of the continent on production of food and income for Africans; the industry provides at least 70% of all jobs on the continent. A vibrant, sustainable and resilient agriculture sector is what Africa...
Retail

Retail

With Africa being home to more than one billion people, the market presents a massive potential consumer market, population growth remains rapid averaging 2% annually. The middle class are moving to cities creating pressure on the existing utilities...
Social Sector

Social Sector

The social sector, also called the public sector, has undergone various reforms in an attempt to align it to global standards of donor dictates; this sector is primarily driven by donors, at times against the will or wishes of the recipients. The donor...
Technology

Technology

African start-ups have explored the functionalities of mobile and cloud technologies, shaped their applications and used them to build differentiated business models suited to the African markets. They have created new and uniquely African technologies...

Telecommunications

The telecommunications sector has been an important driver of Africa’s economic growth over the past few years. The huge market potential that is increasingly competitive, has enabled the local enterprises to emerge in voice and data services. T...
Transport & Logistics

Transport & Logistics

Africa being home to several of the world’s fastest growing economies, companies from around the world are looking to enter the region in order to escape aggressive competition in their home markets and improve sales. Infrastructure forms the b...