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Distell has acquired land for factories in both Angola and Nigeria.
“Succeeding in Kenya depends on how much patience and risk appetite you have.”
“The main problem I see with young African guys is they want to grow overnight.”
Terry Mungai’s rise to the top was not without its challenges.
Once rocked by war and ethnic tensions, Abidjan is again rising.
Johan Kilian talks about his decision to become a Pie City franchisee.
Esther Muchemi, CEO of Samchi Group, sees opportunity where others see challenges.
Tanzanian solar solutions pioneer Rex Energy is developing inexpensive energy models for rural households.
“You cannot do business in Africa via the internet or emails, one has to physically visit potential customers.”
“The best way to create a sustainable social impact is finding commercial solutions for social problems.”
How we made it in Africa speaks to Kevin Mulei, founder of Kenya’s first gospel music awards show.
“In terms of role models, I look up to the hip-hop guys… these people came from nothing and they created empires.”
“African companies have the potential to be global leaders within many industries.”
Kenya’s Simba Corp has successfully diversified its business.
While there is clearly no shortage of talent in the continent, Africa has been relatively poor in profiting from it.