London, U.K. – 24 July 2017: As part of its efforts towards promoting entrepreneurship and eliminating all barriers to trade and business-2-business engagement, African Leadership Magazine U.K, recently held the annual Doing Business in Africa, Forum, at the Westin Hotel, Atlanta Georgia.
The 2-day event, with the theme: Economic Reforms & Private Sector-led Investments as the Engine of Growth, had in attendance, Hon. Alhaji Minkailu Mansaray, Minister of Mines and Mineral Resources, Sierra Leone; Mr. David Williams, Managing Director, National Port Authority, Liberia; Hon. Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah (MP), immediate past Minister of petroleum, and member of Parliament, Ghana; Dr. Kingsley Fletcher, Executive Chairman, Fletcher Holdings; Honorable Cynthia Blandford, Honorary Consul General Republic of Liberia – Georgia, amongst over 120 investors and major stakeholder from Africa, Europe, and the United states.
The event provided a platform for sustaining the discussions on ways of building a strong and virile Economy as well as bridging the divide between African Business Leaders and their counterparts in other parts of the world.
This year’s event ended on a very high note, as some investors secured the nod of key stakeholders towards investing in relevant sectors including, Logistics; Mining, Agriculture amongst others in Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Nigeria.
The event also witnessed panel discussions Highlights of the event includes, Panel discussions; High profile Networking Sessions; FDI Showcase; State focused Investment Parley; amongst others.
Over the years, Governments and companies have used African Leadership Magazine as a platform to gain the much-needed experience in organizing and reporting trade and investment promotions, both locally and internationally. Using our extensive experience garnered over many years of interacting with investors, buyers, suppliers and other major investors globally, we have consistently told the undiluted success stories of developmental activities in Africa to aid healthy bilateral relations, as well as sharpen the decisions of potential investors and buyers.
Our events organized around major world capitals have become an unrivaled platform for business-to-business, as well as government-to-business engagements. These high-profile meetings of key decision makers and business leaders have been largely responsible for some major investments in Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia, to the tune of over $2 Billion. It has also helped in establishing the partnership between companies from Africa and their counterparts in the United States, United Kingdom, Indonesia, China and other parts of the world. Our events have hosted past and current, presidents, heads of government, business leaders, diplomats; including the current presidents of Namibia; Liberia; Seychelles; amongst others.
Our unique but strategic circulation platforms, which includes over 1.2 Million online and the off-line subscriber; have remained a potent asset for our clients willing to reach key decision makers in major world capitals.
Our clients and partners have found our reach strategic in reaching key decision-makers, buyers, and influencers.
About African Business Leadership Magazine UK:
The African Leadership Magazine is published by African Leadership (UK) Limited, a company registered in the United Kingdom. The Magazine focuses on bringing the best of Africa to a global audience, telling the African story from an African perspective; while evolving solutions to peculiar challenges being faced by the continent today.
For Media enquiries:
+44 (0)74 1847 1672