Entries by Jean Wandimi

The Medical and Laboratory Equipment and Technologies Market in East Africa Report

SPECTARIS recently published the study “The Medical and Laboratory Equipment and Technologies Market in East Africa” together with its project partner East African Health Platform (EAHP) and in partnership with BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development). As the authors of the study, we are proud to have provided insights on the markets and […]

africon opens a new office in the US

2021 saw us celebrate our 10th anniversary. We have been expanding our horizons and bridging potentials globally for the last decade. As the interest in doing business in Africa continues to grow, we are now looking forward to working with many clients from the United States from 2022. For this reason, we have opened a […]

Paul Adeyoyin joins africon as Head of Business Development (africon US)

As we expand our global footprint, we are delighted to welcome Paul Adeyoyin as the Head of Business Development (US). Paul’s experience primarily consists of strategy, digital, and operational transformation across various sectors and regions, having worked with notable consultancies like McKinsey and Dalberg. He has designed, piloted, and scaled numerous projects, including one of […]

africon presents at Medica Tech forum 2021

For the 12th time, the MEDICA TECH FORUM took place at MEDICA trade fair in Düsseldorf. Experts from the healthcare market presented on current relevant topics from the economy, technology, science, and politics relating to medical technology. The forum was organized by leading industry associations SPECTARIS and ZVEI. Erik Deitersen, principal at africon, presented on […]

Cédrick Lukusa rejoins africon GmbH as Director – East and Francophone Africa

africon has been “bridging potentials,”  and we are strengthening our team in different parts of the world. africon constitutes professionals with unparalleled skills and experience. We are delighted to re-welcome Cédrick Lukusa as the Director – East and Francophone Africa. Cédrick rejoins africon GmbH after almost four years working for a leading German machine tools […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) December. The dairy industry in Ghana

A considerable amount of prominent global players dominate the food and beverage industry in Africa. africon did a market analysis for an European food company interested in understanding the industry in Ghana. The aim of the project was to understand the different segments and to find areas of opportunities. In our research, we looked at […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) November. Government health care expenditure in East Africa

Medical markets in Africa offer great possibilities for local and international companies. africon recently completed a multi-country analysis for one of the most reputable health associations in Africa. The study sought to gather information through interviews with key stakeholders and experts in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania (including Zanzibar). In our research, we investigated the government […]

Automechanika Dubai: africon presents new report that signposts opportunity in Africa’s diverse aftermarket parts business

africon produced a new report identifying Nigeria and Kenya as key to unlocking the continent’s automotive aftermarket potential. The paper also covers individual characteristics needed to succeed in each national marketplace. The report points to a resurgence of international interest in the African markets, which boasts one of the world’s fastest-growing populations, with the United […]