Posts Tagged ‘Anna Rosenberg’

The changing face of Lagos

My recent visit to Lagos has changed my perception of Nigeria’s commercial capital.

The glory and pitfalls of the Nigerian entrepreneurial spirit

Nigerians’ desire for upward social mobility is the driving force of the country’s entrepreneurial spirit.

Information and attitude – what you need to make money in Angola

“Companies that are willing to take risks are seeing the benefits and returns in Angola.”

Kenya setting the scene for business in East Africa, says analyst

Anna Rosenberg finds that Kenya is ahead of other East African countries in many areas.

Three new trends that will impact Nigeria over the coming months

Technological and political developments are forcing companies to adjust strategies for long-term growth.

Room for trade growth between Africa’s two economic powerhouses

According to research by Standard Bank, there is substantial room for growth in trade between South Africa and Nigeria.

‘In terms of doing business, Nigeria is junior school while Angola is university’

“Most people I have so far spoken to confirm that Angola is an extremely difficult place to do business.”

‘Angola is a sea of opportunities but an ocean of difficulties’

“Even though I knew Angola’s capital is famously the most expensive city in the world, prices are even beyond one’s wildest imagination.”

Four observations about sub-Saharan Africa’s competitive landscape

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.

Three key trends that will shape Nigeria in 2013

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.

Looking to expand into Africa? How to work with local distributors

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.