INSIGHTS

Insights shaping Africa’s economic agenda

 

The AFRICA CEO FORUM brings you the best in expert opinion, updates and analysis of Africa’s economic transformation and the essential role of the continent’s private sector. Leading CEOs, heads of financial institutions and top consultants share their expertise gained through on-the-ground experience, to unleash Africa’s potential. From the impact of the digital revolution to the implementation of corporate governance; boosting renewable energy, education and infrastructure to women’s leadership.

10 Sep 2018 / Article

How can solar energy be deployed on a large scale?

Around 600 million people in Africa still have no access…

10 Sep 2018 / Article

Agribusiness: how to meet the challenge of competitiveness

Developing original agricultural financing, providing better assistance to small farmers,…

05 Jul 2018 / Article

Exclusive list : 50 Influential women in business

The Africa Report, Jeune Afrique and the Africa CEO Forum…

03 May 2018 / Report

Expert presentation: Agribusiness – Rising to the competitiveness challenge

Private-sector investment in agriculture and agro-industry is rising in Africa.…

23 Apr 2018 / Report

Expert presentation: Internet Access – Hitting the Accelerator

The internet is infrastructure. Accessing it is as essential as…

23 Apr 2018 / Report

Expert presentation: Solar Energy- Finding the recipe for large-scale deployment

With a four-fold increase in installed capacity in only two…

13 Apr 2018 / Report

Expert presentation: Ten years to make African aviation a success story

Boosted by a 6% annual growth in the number of…

03 Apr 2018 / Report

Expert presentation: Harnessing natural gas for economic value in Africa

Mozambique, Ghana, Tanzania, Egypt, Angola, Ethiopia, Senegal, Morocco: gas discoveries…

03 Apr 2018 / Report

Report: Shaping the future of Africa, markets and opportunities for private investors

After a few years of sluggish regional growth, Africa’s economies…

29 Mar 2018 / Article

The African aviation industry: on the verge of a take-off ?

By Pierre Guislain, vice-president Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization at…

27 Mar 2018 / Article

The forces shaping Africa’s new economic landscape

By Prof. Mthuli Ncube, Managing Director, Quantum Global Research Lab…

21 Mar 2018 / Article

A new way to finance education for Africa

By Dr. Amel Karboul, Chief Executive Officer of Education Outcomes Fund…

20 Mar 2018 / Interview

Oumar Seydi:  « Africa’s agricultural yields are still too low »

Oumar Seydi is International Finance Corporation (IFC) Regional Director for…

19 Mar 2018 / Article

Healthcare: innovation is key to achieve financial and social returns

By Carlijn Nouwen, Partner, Dalberg Advisors In healthcare in Africa,…

19 Mar 2018 / Article

Closing Africa’s infrastructure gap

By Aboubaker Hadi, chairman, Great Horn Investment Holding SAS. Aboubaker Hadi studied…

19 Mar 2018 / Datavisualisation

Statistics: Women in business in Africa

In Africa today, only 5% of the CEOs of major…

19 Mar 2018 / Article

Blending finance can accelerate african agribusiness

By Yana Kakar, Global Managing Partner of Dalberg Advisors. As…

19 Mar 2018 / Article

Stepping up our game in Africa

By Philippe Le Houérou, Chief Executive Officer of IFC, a member…