Kurt Davis Jr.

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  • Children in Class in Ethiopia, Africa

Top 5 Opportunities for Investment in Ethiopia (Part II)

“The times are changing in the Horn of Africa and the larger East Africa region. Ethiopia – once the byword for famine in the region – is garnering attention from foreign investors. In Part I [...]

  • A beautiful view of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in Africa

Top 5 Opportunities for Investment in Ethiopia (Part I)

The times are changing in the Horn of Africa and the larger East Africa region. Ethiopia – once the byword for famine in the region – is now garnering attention from foreign investors. Sitting in the Sheraton [...]

  • Various Africa Telecom companies.

Why You Can’t Ignore Kenya

Editor’s Note: March kicks off with elections in Kenya on the 4th. Starting with this article, we will be shining a spotlight on this East African country throughout the month. Over the next few weeks, we will delve [...]

  • A tailor sews the Somaliland flag

Investing in Somaliland- Is it Dubai 20 Years Ago?

Somaliland. Not Somalia. Somaliland has been an independent region of Somalia proper for more than 20 years. Yet, most Westerners do not associate the former British protectorate with 20 years of independence and stability but [...]

  • A person holding coffee seeds

Chocolate and Coffee: Moving the Value of African Agribusiness Onshore

Sitting in the middle of Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar, you cannot ignore the diverse landscape of the country and its potential for agribusiness investment. Madagascar, similar to large part of Africa, has a vast [...]

  • A beautiful scenery of a wind farm in the Western Cape in South Africa, Africa

Turning the Lights On: Investment in Energy in Africa Is Still Needed

Sitting in one of my favorite restaurants in Addis Ababa, the lights flicker on and off–it’s as if the doorman is playing jokes on the clientele. But this is not the doorman, but rather a [...]