High growth rates, increasing political stability and a growing middle class are making Africa the continent multi-national firms and investors are counting on to fuel their growth. Success in emerging markets is heavily dependent on having the right partner with experience and presence on the ground. ABD Group’s partnerships have resulted in over $2 billion USDs of capital invested and ABD Group has worked on transactions in 21 countries, making it the premiere partner for Africa.
Why Invest in Africa
Africa is the 2nd fastest growing region in the world over the last decade. 7 of the 10 fastest growing economies are in sub-Saharan Africa, each with annual growth rates of 8% or more.
Poverty is falling and around 90 million households have joined the world’s consuming class. This is an increase of 31 million in just over a decade.
It has the fastest growing population with the working age population expected to surpass China by 2040.
By 2020, more than half of the households are expected to have discretionary income.
The continent is experiencing a decrease in conflicts and a rise in political stability.