The first of its kind Africa Investment Index introduces a new way of measuring the readiness of African countries for foreign direct investment. Driven by an understanding of the need for credible business intelligence in driving investment decisions, the index provide the most comprehensive collection of quantitative data exclusively focused on the annual assessment of Africa¹s investment climate. Compiled in partnership with experts of a number of leading International and African institutions, the Africa Investment Index¹s rating system is an effective mechanism for highlighting country specific progress and acts as a catalyst for encouraging broader transformation across the continent.


African women are evoking change locally, nationally and globally as Public Leaders, Goodwill Ambassadors, and Role Models for future generations. Driving the ‘Africa rising’ story, Women Leading Africa is an advocacy television program that promotes female empowerment and bridges the perception gap by changing stereotypes and demystifying Africa. Through probing one-on-one interviews and gripping footage from country visits, Women Leading Africa goes beyond traditional headlines to tell the remarkable stories of Africa’s trailblazing women as they share their struggles and triumphs in their journey from traditional norms to new leadership roles in government, business and other realms of modern life.


Achieving a good return on an investment in a developing market requires greater access to local knowledge, the absence of which is often cited as the number one reason investors fail. With one of the largest networks of African Insiders, Africa IQ provides inspired in-country African visits that connect foreign investors and corporate executives directly with business leaders, government officials, and entrepreneurs at the forefront of African business. The FIELD program is designed as an unparalleled experience providing on-the-ground market knowledge and a rare insider perspective into investment opportunities. To learn more: EMAIL HERE




What strategy has guided MTN¹s success to become Africa¹s leading mobile operator? How was Coca-Cola able to establish an effective supply chain in remote parts of Congo? Questions such as these are increasingly on the minds of many African investors. Africa IQ¹s Business Case Studies address these questions and provide insights that go beyond simple economic data. These case studies highlighting exclusive one-on-one interviews with investors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders across Africa aim to build investor confidence in African markets.