How to invest in Africa’s future

August 21, 2019 | Amadou Barry | Montréal

CBA National Magazine

A few years ago, Mr. Acha Leke, the chairman of McKinsey & Company Africa, was invited to speak to a large South Korea conglomerate about investment opportunities in Africa. One of the company executives welcomed him with this memorable remark: “Our Chinese competitors are going in Africa, I don’t know what they are looking for, but we need to understand.”

The statement is illustrative of the growing interest for Africa among investors in developed economies over the last decade.

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