Alain Ebobissé for Friends of Europe: Improving Africa's Infrastructure Crucial to Tap the Continent's Potential

Improved infrastructure is a prerequisite for long-term sustainable growth and development in Africa. Modern infrastructure will benefit individual countries, their citizens and promote regional integration with Africa’s full participation in the globalised economy. Closing the infrastructure quantity and quality gap relative to the best performers in the world could increase GDP per capita growth in Africa by 2.6% a year.

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Streamlining Africa: Alain Ebobissé Interview with Partnerships Bulletin

Project preparation remains a key driver of African success. But could better learning across the borders and more standardisation help encourage investors into the continent?

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Africa125 Newsletter interview with Alain Ebobissé

Interview with Alain Ebobissé, CEO of Africa50 Infrastructure Fund  

Prior to Africa50, Mr. Ebobissé served as the Global Head for the World Bank Group’s Global Infrastructure Project Development Fund (“IFC InfraVentures”) and...

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Africa50, the infra investment platform capitalised by the AfDB, has appointed Kimberly Heimert as general counsel

Heimert joins Africa50 as general counsel and a member of the platform’s senior leadership team. She will advise on Africa50’s strategies and implementation, manage legal functions, and be directly involved in investment transactions. She will also work closely with the board as its counsel.

Categories: Media Coverage - Raza Hasnani Appointed Head of Infrastructure Investments At Africa50 Project Finance

"The appointment of Mr. Hasnani marks another important step in Africa50's development," said Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Africa50.

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