Over the past two decades, an impressive group of homegrown African companies have been expanding beyond the shores of Africa, and taking on global markets. This report – by Konfidants – is the first ever attempt to map the global journeys and global ambitions of African companies. www.africanglobalizers.com Download Report
25 years ago, a group of African companies began breaking out of their domestic economies and expanding across the continent. They expanded in pursuit of market opportunities and return on investment for their shareholders. In the process they invariably achieved something even grander: they have become powerful drivers of African integration – through their cross-border...
When it comes to business strategy, pioneers can, if they get it right, acquire significant first mover advantages – a powerful asset that can seal their dominance and loom large over the rest of the industry. In the early 1990s, a group of African companies began breaking beyond national borders, to become the continent’s pioneer...