Entries by Jean Wandimi

Kristian Georgiev joins africon as a Working Student.

As we continue growing the number of projects we execute, we are strengthening our project controlling efforts in africon too. We are therefore delighted to welcome another new team member, Kristian Georgiev, who joins africon as a Working Student. He is based in Bonn and is in the third year of a bachelor’s degree in […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) August. Beer production in Africa

Despite the economic downturn fuelled by the pandemic, international companies have been looking for opportunities in Africa’s $13 billion beer market. African brewers have strengthened their facilities in terms of capacity and heightened marketing efforts in 2021 and 2022, making Africa one of the fastest-growing beer markets. africon conducted a multi-country market analysis for a […]

africon’s presence at Mega HORECA & CLIMA NIGERIA

Mega Horeca and Clima Nigeria are international exhibitions of the West African hospitality & service, air-conditioning, and refrigeration industries displaying the broadest range of products in the domestic and international markets, both to the distribution chain and the hotel, restaurant, and cafeteria industries. africon was well represented by our Nigeria team. Ms. Yeni Fowotade (Senior […]

africon is the knowledge partner for Automechanika Dubai 2022

africon is proud to have been selected as a knowledge partner for the African markets by Automechanika Dubai 2022 again after a successful partnership in 2021. After a prosperous edition in 2021, Automechanika Dubai is all set for a much bigger show this year. From November 22–24, 2022, the international automotive industry will again gather […]

Automechanika Dubai is all set for a much bigger show in 2022

After a hugely successful edition in 2021, Automechanika Dubai is all set for a much bigger show in 2022. From 22 – 24 November 2022, the international automotive industry will once again gather at the Dubai World Trade Centre to explore new business opportunities and scale new heights. Despite the challenges caused by the COVID-19 […]

Taiwo Kehinde joins africon GmbH as a Business Analyst in Nigeria

As our project work in West Africa expands, we are delighted to add another team member in Nigeria. Taiwo Kehinde, based in Lagos, has joined africon as a Business Analyst. Before africon, Mr. Kehinde worked in business development, proposition building, and partnerships for one of Nigeria’s top banks. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) July. The growth of consumer markets in Africa

africon has attended hundreds of events, conferences, and webinars. Our sector experts speak and provide thought leadership in some of these forums. In a recent webinar, we presented the opportunities for German companies in Africa. One of our slides focused on the growth of consumer markets in the continent. Over the past 10-20 years, consumer […]

Event IHK Reutlingen: How German companies can benefit from the African growth markets.

African markets offer great opportunities for local and international companies. Sven Moeller, Principal- africon, will be presenting at IHK Reutlingen: Global Business Network’s  event on June 22nd, 2022 on “Marketing and Product Positioning of German Companies in Africa: How German companies can benefit from the African growth markets.” The presentation will spotlight key trends and opportunities […]

Slide of the month (SOTM) June. Blood transfusion landscape in Tanzania

We have been conducting many projects in the medical and pharma sector for companies, associations, and government agencies. Therefore, we have undertaken hundreds of interviews with decision-makers and key industry experts in the continent, particularly in West and East Africa. Through one recent research for a blood transfusion equipment supplier, we were able to look […]