Partner Tom Flahive and Associate Abdoulaye Toure published an article with Brookings Institution on "Why French should become the new lingua franca of Africa private equity." Flahive and Toure discuss how French West Africa is emerging as an "attractive destination for private equity investors on the continent."
Charles Eberly, Senior Associate, recently spoke at the Southern African Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (SAVCA) conference on how CrossBoundary's investment facilitation model is catalyzing private equity investment to make a strong return and lasting impact in Africa.
Charles Eberly, Senior Associate, was recently featured as a panelist at the GET-FiT Zambia Launch, discussing how CrossBoundary, under the Southern Africa Energy Program, is supporting renewable energy investment in Southern Africa.
Senior Associate Mathew OSullivan co-authored a piece for Brookings, exploring how DFIs can incentivize the private sector to build within urban plans and contribute to inclusive growth in African cities. The article examines Maputo, Mozambique, as a possible city for putting this strategy into effect.
Director of East Africa Wilmot Allen has been selected to serve in the World Economic Forum's Expert Network on Sustainable Development. Mr. Allen is a Young Global Leader with the World Economic Forum.