Interview with Africa50 COO Carole Wainaina at the SuperReturn Africa conference in Cape Town

Although investors can benefit from large returns, the lack of bankable projects could be a huge drawback to infrastructure investors in Africa. Carole Wainaina, Chief Operating Officer of Africa50 Infrastructure Fund, reveals the highs and lows of investments in Africa's infrastructure and proposes how to bridge the gap.

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Africa50 Featured in African Banker Magazine

Après 17 ans passés à la Société financière internationale (Banque mondiale), Alain Ebobissé a pris les rênes du fonds Africa50, il y a un peu plus d’un an, avec l’ambition de «mieux servir l’Afrique» et de construire un pont entre les pays africains.

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Scatec Solar secures financing for 400MW solar projects in Egypt

Norwegian solar developer Scatec Solar has secured financing of $335m from a consortium of international Development Finance Institutions, including Africa50, for the development of six solar projects totaling 400MW in Egypt.

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Africa50 Featured in Africa Energy Newsletter (October 2017)

Africa50 is building up a project pipeline with a focus on the power sector. New chief executive Alain Ebobissé is keen to bridge the gap between shareholder governments and the private sector to sign more projects, writes Thalia Griffiths

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Interview with Alain Ebobisse in Forbes Afrique (French)

Pour continuer à croître économiquement, les pays du continent ont besoin de développer leurs infrastructures. Bien que des progrès non-négligeables aient été effectués, des challenges persistent dans ce domaine. Forbes Afrique s’est entretenu avec Alain Ebobissé, CEO d’Africa 50, pour un petit état des lieux sur ce sujet.

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