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(Geo)political and market insights

Unlock opportunity and mitigate risk in a rapidly changing world

Africa is a major geopolitical force. It’s one that has shaped our past, it’s shaping our present, and it will shape our future.

Antony J. Blinken, US Secretary of State

1. Business intelligence and strategy

Understand and prioritise Africa’s most promising markets. Harness opportunity through our advisory based on 20+ years of in-market presence, deep understanding of local context and dynamics, and expansive networks.

  • Market entry and expansion strategy
  • Opportunity identification
  • Sectoral assessment

2. Political economy analysis and risk assessment

Refine your decision-making and empower your leadership to proactively anticipate and mitigate risks. We advise you on how (geo)politics, policy, business, society and media shape your operating environment. 

  • Geopolitical analysis
  • Country and issue deep dive
  • Political, economic, security and other market risk assessment
  • Reputational review and due diligence

3. Stakeholder mapping

See your entire stakeholder universe, including formal and informal decision-makers, influencers, champions, opinion formers, beneficiaries and civil society.

  • Issue-specific stakeholder mapping
  • Market-focused stakeholder mapping
  • Partner identification and profiling

4. Scenario building

Explore future scenarios, assess their implications, and develop robust strategies for success.

  • Scenario-based forecasting
  • Root cause analysis
  • Actors, drivers, and triggers tracking

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