Posts Tagged ‘Anna Rosenberg’
My recent visit to Lagos has changed my perception of Nigeria’s commercial capital.
Nigerians’ desire for upward social mobility is the driving force of the country’s entrepreneurial spirit.
“Companies that are willing to take risks are seeing the benefits and returns in Angola.”
Anna Rosenberg finds that Kenya is ahead of other East African countries in many areas.
Technological and political developments are forcing companies to adjust strategies for long-term growth.
According to research by Standard Bank, there is substantial room for growth in trade between South Africa and Nigeria.
“Most people I have so far spoken to confirm that Angola is an extremely difficult place to do business.”
“Even though I knew Angola’s capital is famously the most expensive city in the world, prices are even beyond one’s wildest imagination.”
While there is much talk about competition coming from other emerging market companies, the issue in sub-Saharan Africa seems far more nuanced than that.
Anna Rosenberg, a senior analyst for sub-Saharan Africa at Frontier Strategy Group, looks at the developments that will shape West Africa’s economic powerhouse in the new year.
Finding the right distributors to work with in sub-Saharan Africa can be a challenging task for companies wanting to do business in the continent.