IFC Delegation Meets with Dr. Kaberuka to Discuss Upcoming Africa CEO Forum

close   Featured In SlideShow, Insights IFC Delegation Meets with Dr. Kaberuka to Discuss Upcoming Africa CEO Forum March 7, 2024 Ahead of the “Africa CEO Forum” meeting scheduled to take place in May in Kigali, a delegation from the IFC that is in Kigali to monitor the preparation led by Mr. Dan Kasirye (Principal country officer – Eastern Africa) …

Finance nature: a transformative action agenda

close   Featured In SlideShow, Insights Finance nature: a transformative action agenda February 2, 2024 Dr. Frannie Leautier, Senior Partner and CEO of SouthBridge Investments, has collaborated on a groundbreaking report advocating for increased investment in nature and the integration of natural capital accounting into decision-making processes. The report underscores the financial imperative, revealing that nature contributes $140,000 billion in essential …

Crise de la Cédéao: Lionel Zinsou s’entretient avec RFI

close   Featured In SlideShow, News Crise de la Cédéao: Lionel Zinsou s’entretient avec RFI February 2, 2024 Dans un entretien exclusif a Radio France Internationale, Lionel Zinsou, ancien Premier ministre du Bénin et associé gérant de SouthBridge Group, discute des implications de la décision du Mali, du Niger et du Burkina Faso de quitter la Communauté économique des États de l’Afrique de …

SouthBridge at the Global Meeting of Emerging Markets Forum

close   Featured In SlideShow, News SouthBridge at the Global Meeting of Emerging Markets Forum December 8, 2023 Southbridge was present at the 2023 Global Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum in Marrakech, from 10 to 12 October 2023. The Global Meeting provides an annual opportunity to engage in discussions about the challenges that drive the global economy from both …

Dr Frannie Leautier on “Straight Talk Africa”

close   Featured In SlideShow, News Dr Frannie Leautier on “Straight Talk Africa” December 5, 2023 On Straight Talk Africa, host Haydé Adams and her guests discuss the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, where leaders will spotlight their nation’s local, regional and international challenges and accomplishments. Leaders are also expected to work toward ensuring that the …

Donald Kaberuka on Sustainable Development Goals

close   Featured In SlideShow, News Donald Kaberuka on Sustainable Development Goals December 5, 2023 Dr. Donald Kaberuka, former president of the African Development Bank Group and Managing Partner at SouthBridge Group, was invited to speak at the Kapuscinski Development Lectures at Columbia University. He discussed accelerating action on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the face of global challenges. Dr. Kaberuka shared his …

Africa: Driving Sustainable Development Through Innovative Financing in Africa

close   Featured In SlideShow, News Africa: Driving Sustainable Development Through Innovative Financing in Africa December 5, 2023 We’re delighted to share this AllAfrica Global Media article by Nontobeko Mambo on the Africa Business Summit, which our CEO, Frannie Leautier, recently attended. Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) in partnership with the Government of Botswana hosted the U.S.-Africa Business Summit on …

Southbridge Investments and On.Capital Form Joint Venture to Launch “Energy Go-Getters Fund” for Clean Energy Access Investments in Africa.

close   Featured In SlideShow, News, Press Releases Southbridge Investments and On.Capital Form Joint Venture to Launch “Energy Go-Getters Fund” for Clean Energy Access Investments in Africa. September 7, 2023 NAIROBI, September 7th – Africa Climate Summit – Side Event Southbridge Investments and On.Capital Form Joint Venture to Launch “Energy Go-Getters Fund” for Clean Energy Access Investments in Africa. Southbridge …

Green Hydrogen can power Africa’s Economic Growth

close   Featured In SlideShow, Insights, News Green Hydrogen can power Africa’s Economic Growth September 7, 2023 We are thrilled to share an insightful article published by African Business Magazine and written by Frannie Leautier and Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for Egypt, titled: “Green Hydrogen can power Africa’s Economic Growth.” In this article, the two leaders …

Africa: Driving Sustainable Development Through Innovative Financing in Africa

close   Featured In SlideShow, Insights, News Africa: Driving Sustainable Development Through Innovative Financing in Africa September 7, 2023 We’re delighted to share this AllAfrica article on the U.S.-Africa Business Summit, which Dr Frannie Leautier recently attended. The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) in partnership with the Government of Botswana hosted the U.S.-Africa Business Summit on July 11-14, 2023 in …