Private investment is key to get projects off the ground throughout the continent, and the boom in Private Equity-sponsored projects in Africa over the past two decades has demonstrated now more than ever what private capital can accomplish in Africa.
Our teams have been at the forefront since the beginning of this flourishing evolution. Boasting Africa’s leading Private Equity team, our lawyers have advised on the leading transactions in African Private Equity in a broad range of business sectors across the continent. Our expertise covers large cross-border transactions in the consumer goods products sector including the non-food sector, manufacturing, technology and communication, services, agriculture, transport and infrastructure, to name a few.
Our lawyers regularly engage in negotiations on behalf of our clients with governmental institutions and regulatory bodies. The team also engages closely with executives, consultants, bankers and other professionals to develop acquisition and disposition strategies and reorganization plans.