Keynote Address: Sujoy Bose, Global Director – Infrastructure & Natural Resources, IFC

Ai CEO Infrastructure Project Developers Summit 2016   Good morning ladies and gentlemen, it’s a privilege to be among such distinguished gathering and to be focused on infrastructure development in Africa. A subject that is of utmost importance to the World Bank Group’s twin goals of eradicating poverty and boosting shared prosperity. Our congratulations and…

Principles for public-private partnerships – towards sustainability?

By Bruce Byiers, Sebastian Große-Puppendahl, Huib Huyse, Anna Rosengren and Sarah Vaes While private sector development and job creation are not new aspects of development policy, there is growing recognition that global development challenges are multi-faceted and complex, requiring collaborative, multi-stakeholder alliances between all sectors of society. This has been bolstered by pressure on public…

Africa investor Infrastructure and Sovereign Investment Summit and Awards engages pension and sovereign funds

Johannesburg, South Africa; 10 May 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today successfully closed the 9th Africa investor (Ai) CEO Infrastructure and Sovereign Investment Summit and Awards in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Summit gathered and engaged over 200 leaders, with discussions focusing on mobilising institutional investment for African infrastructure as…

African Project Developer Awards 2016 presented by Africa investor in Johannesburg

 Johannesburg, South Africa; 9 May 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today announced the winners of the second annual Africa investor (Ai) Infrastructure Project Developer Awards 2016. These first-of-their-kind Awards are designed to reward and showcase excellence amongst Africa’s project developers to a growing pan-African and global infrastructure investment and…

African Project Developers Leaders’ Summit grows Ai Developers Network at Summit in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa; 9 May 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today announced that the Ai CEO African Infrastructure Project Developers Summit, held in association with IFC InfraVentures, convened over 200 project developer CEOs as part of the Ai Project Developers Network initiative in Johannesburg today. The Ai African Project…

African Infrastructure Investment Awards 2016 shortlist announced by Africa investor

Johannesburg, South Africa; 15 April 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, has today announced the shortlist for its 9th prestigious Africa investor (Ai) Infrastructure Investment Awards 2016. The Ai Infrastructure Investment Awards are a unique platform for infrastructure investors and governments in Africa’s fast-growing infrastructure sector to gauge and compare…

Africa investor announces shortlist for second annual Ai Infrastructure Project Developer Awards 2016

Johannesburg, South Africa; 6 April 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today announced the highly-anticipated release of the shortlisted candidates for the Ai Infrastructure Project Developer Awards 2016. Now in their second year, these first-of-their-kind Awards are designed to reward and showcase excellence amongst Africa’s project developers to a growing…