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 …

Employee Spotlight | Carole N’zigire

close   Insights Employee Spotlight | Carole N’zigire December 8, 2023 In the spotlight this month is Carole N’zigire, an invaluable member of the SouthBridge Group team based in Rwanda, as an analyst. We recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Carole to delve into her background and glean information about her experiences at SouthBridge.     Tell us …

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 …

Lionel Zinsou’s intervention on C dans l’Air

close   Featured In SlideShow, Insights, News Lionel Zinsou’s intervention on C dans l’Air July 26, 2023 [Eng] A look back at Lionel Zinsou’s intervention on C dans l’Air on France Télévisions, in the context of the recent Summit for a New Global Financial Pact. Lionel Zinsou spoke about the challenges of the summit to rethink North-South relations in a …

Quentin Sauzay selected to take part in the French-African Foundation Young Leaders Program

close   Insights, News Quentin Sauzay selected to take part in the French-African Foundation Young Leaders Program July 14, 2021 Join us in congratulating Quentin Sauzay for being selected to take part in the French-African Foundation Young Leaders Program. The #YoungLeadersProgram aims to identify, bring together and promote the most promising talents on the Franco-African scene. #leadership #africa #100answers Share …

Dr Frannie Léautier (Senior Partner & CEO SBI) in IFC – Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production

close   Insights, News Dr Frannie Léautier (Senior Partner & CEO SBI) in IFC – Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production June 30, 2021 Dr Frannie Léautier adds her voice to IFC – International Finance Corporation’s insight titled ‘Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production’. COVID-19 worsened the medication shortages in Africa and revealed opportunities for conscious investors to bridge the …

As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon

close   Insights, News As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon June 23, 2021 In an IFC – International Finance Corporation Insight article entitled “As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunity Beckon”, Andrew Alli discusses Africa post-Covid, offering his take on blockchain, the continent’s “green recovery”, demographic challenges and supply chain issues. His outlook is cautiously optimistic, hopeful for the opportunities …