Why are so many companies getting their fingers burnt in Africa?

14th July 2017 in Corporate Affairs, Shared Value

A couple years ago McKinsey’s ‘Lions on the Move’ report about the progress and potential of African economies was the prevailing view. However, is this reality or a pipe dream. So many companies have moved into the Continent and so many have had their fingers burnt.

Having worked with one of those that was the exception to this rule – SABMiller – we have seen how a growth strategy premised on shared value makes the difference between success and failure in Africa.

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