Advisory News

CrossBoundary co-hosts an event with Convergence Blended Finance at our Nairobi office

We were pleased to co-host an event on Blended Finance at our Nairobi office last week, with Convergence Blended Finance, the global network for blended finance. We could not have done it without our co-host, Ladé Araba, Africa Region Representative at Convergence Blended Finance. It was great to see the platform they are building, learn about the latest developments and...

Charles Eberly discusses investing opportunities in Afghanistan’s energy sector

In September, Charles Eberly our Senior Investment Associate, moderated two panels on investment opportunities in the energy sector at the 2nd Annual Passage to Prosperity Afghanistan Investment Summit in Mumbai, IN. Eng. Minister of Energy & Water Afghanistan, The Director General of the CPA, and the CEOs of Da Afghanistan, Jaguar Overseas Ltd, Dynamic Vision, and 77 Construction Company participated.

Our Mali Team hosted ANDE, in Bamako through the Mali Investment Facilitation Platform (MIFP)

Our Mali Team through the Mali Investment Facilitation Platform (MIFP) a USAID project, hosted ANDE, in Bamako for a round table on the sub-region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. MIFP has demonstrated that local capital providers and foreign investors are willing to invest in deserving projects in Mali given appropriate support in identifying and structuring these transactions

CrossBoundary hosted an investment matchmaking session at the Southern African Trade Seminar

Jake Cusack, our Co-Managing Partner and Frederik Benzel, Principal at our Johannesburg Office teamed up with Pangaea Securities, Zambia to facilitate the investment matchmaking session for agribusinesses and capital providers at the Southern African Trade Seminar in Livingston, Zambia. The Seminar was sponsored by USAID, INTL FCStone and the USAID Southern Africa Trade Hub.

Claudia Masemola speaks on the ANDE South Africa Impact Investing Roundtable

Claudia Masemola, our Investment Analyst, participated in the ANDE South Africa Impact Investing Roundtable. Heather Jackson, CFA, Head of Special Credit, Ashburton Investments and Janice Johnston, Investment Head, Edge Growth; shared their insights on the challenges impact investors face developing viable pipelines, how understanding the PE landscape allows impact investors to exit effectively and the value of PPPs in driving...