Entries by Jean Wandimi

Webinar Recap: Challenges and opportunities for the West African economy in the face of COVID-19

africon CEO and Partner Marc-Peter Zander presented at the webinar “Challenges and opportunities for the West African economy in the face of COVID-19” organised by the BVMW. Further presentations were held by Andreas Jahn, Head of Politics and Foreign Trade at the BVMW and Bienvenue Angui, Managing Director of the Africa SME Alliance. Key topics […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) July. The future of Africa’s independent automotive aftermarkets

africon recently presented at Messe Frankfurt Middle East: Automechanika Dubai’s webinar titled “Africa’s independent aftermarket (IAM) – a look at the current situation and future potential”. In a webinar poll, they asked the 237 attendees from 65 countries if the African automotive aftermarkets will play an important role for their business in a post-COVID future. […]

Webinar: Focus on Africa- A look at business opportunities, growing markets and how to find the right talent

We would like to invite you a webinar Focus on Africa: A Look at Business Opportunities, Growing Markets and How to Find the Right Talent happening on 30th  July, 2020 at 14:00 CET (13:00 Nigerian time). Speakers Christian Tegethoff, Managing Director, CT Executive Search will be presenting on executive search in Africa. Africa: a diverse […]

Rewatch the webinar: Africa’s independent aftermarkets – a look at the current situation and future potential

africon CEO and Partner, Marc- Peter Zander, will be presenting at Messe Frankfurt Middle East: Automechanika Dubai’s webinar titled “Africa’s independent aftermarket (IAM) – a look at the current situation and future potential”. In case you missed this webinar or would like to get insights on IAM in Africa, watch the replay  here

Africa’s independent aftermarkets – a look at the current situation and future potential webinar

africon CEO and Partner, Marc- Peter Zander, will be presenting at Messe Frankfurt Middle East: Automechanika Dubai’s webinar titled “Africa’s independent aftermarket (IAM) – a look at the current situation and future potential”. africon will be presenting insights on the automotive independent aftermarket situation in Africa and will cover: The current state of the IAM […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) June. Consumer goods across Africa

Consumer goods markets in Africa have over the past 10-20 years become increasingly interesting for international companies. Growing overall populations and especially the growing middle class have motivated companies from around the world to expand their footprint on the continent. One learning during this process is that Africa is more diverse than previously assumed. This […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) May. Glass production in Africa

Glass has innumerable applications like building, construction and packaging among others. africon did an analysis for a chemicals manufacturer to understand glass production in Africa, by looking at 5 major countries involved in the process. These were Kenya, Nigeria, Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco. Egypt clearly emerged as the leading country in glass manufacturing, followed by […]