MEFMI Combined Forum for Ministers and Secretaries of Finance and Planning and Central Bank Governors. 20th Anniversary Meeting, Washington DC.
The long-term opportunities and challenges for African private equity, and the important role of good governance were the central themes underpinning the dinner debate hosted by the Investment Institute.
From August 4-6 2014, the United States hosted a historic summit on the future of US-Africa relations.
Today, the question of why Africa matters is not up for debate. However, the question that does remain – for US business leaders and investors – is how to navigate the opportunity set.
Capital shortage, underdeveloped and under representative capital markets, and ongoing generational changes in demand create a perfect storm for the private equity opportunity in Africa.
A conversation with Nicky Newton-King & Katherine Tweedie.