Africa50 Infrastructure Fund News

Carole Wamuyu Wainaina, incoming COO, Africa50 Infrastructure Fund

Carole Wamuyu Wainaina is Named Chief Operating Officer for Africa50

Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform capitalized by the African Development Bank, 23 African countries, and two African Central Banks, has appointed Carole Wamuyu Wainaina as Chief Operating Officer.

Africa50 has held its first constitutive General Assembly this Wednesday 29 July 2015 in Casablanca

Africa50 Infrastructure Fund raises $830M in first closing

Africa50 has held its first constitutive General Assembly this Wednesday 29 July 2015 in Casablanca Africa50, the new and innovative infrastructure investment…

Donald Kaberuka, outgoing President of the African Development Bank (AfDB)

African governments contribute $1B to African Development Bank to fund infrastructure projects

The African Development Bank raised almost $1 billion in contributions from regional governments for a fund to develop roads, ports and energy projects, said Donald Kaberuka, the institution’s outgoing president.

The Global African Investment Summit (TGAIS) 2014

Global African Investment Summit ends with record number of 36 bankable projects worth $246B presented to international investors

The Global African Investment Summit (TGAIS) closed yesterday after two days of high level panels and roundtables to explore investment opportunities in Africa.

Ozwald Boateng

Game Changers Africa: A profile of Ozwald Boateng (Video)

The life and career of Ozwald Boateng are profiled. Ozwald Boateng was the youngest and first African tailor to open up shop on London’s Saville Row.