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Emerging Markets

The growth of emerging economies has fundamentally changed the global economic landscape. Emerging and frontier markets are expected to experience steady and significant growth whilst the Western economies grow less rapidly.

Nzube Ufodike’s Raising Capital In Emerging Markets interview with Juliette Foster


(17-19 March 2015) WCA “Executive” Investment Summit & CEO Forum 2015. Join Africa’s Leading Investors and Executives at the premier, global, and “high impact” Pan-African “Executive” Investment Summit. 80+ of Africa’s Leading Investors confirmed as expert speakers and investment segment hosts for this unique Executive Summit! Enter “avcev” promo code to save 20%

Please join Africa’s leading international and regional investors, executive “game-changers”, Ministers, industry titans, entrepreneurs, and Summit Partners at this unique, high value Pan-African “801 Executive” Summit (hosted this year from Africa’s largest economy!) … moving beyond panels of “Africa 101” trends and opportunities … to more effective direct executive and investor engagement, with contributors challenged to deliver truly “critical game-changing insights and executive business intelligence“, i.e. “the money points” to their peer audience of seasoned investors with respect to CLOSING investments and OPTIMISING operational and financial returns in their investments in 2015.  See Summit Highlights below, plus 35% of Summit also dedicated to targeted “peer-to-peer” investor/strategic meetings in line with Summit Theme:

“Africa Investors & Executive Game-Changers: CLOSING in 2015”

90+ of Africa’s Leading” Game-Changing” Investors confirmed as investment segment hosts/speakers, as well as, executives and investors from 30+ Countries globally including from across Africa, Middle East, and Asia!


We see a structural change taking place in the global economy with power shifting towards the emerging economies and wrote about it on our blog. To prepare for this change in tide, we invest in grassroots relationships and remain actively involved in high potential EM projects. We have also formally partnered, supported or sponsored the following EM initiatives:

Google engaged Amoo Venture Capital Advisory for their G-Nigeria 2011 event. The two-day flagship conference for software and business developers supports the start-up scene in Nigeria. Amoo ran investment readiness workshops on Scaling For Growth and Gearing Up For Venture Capital to help start ups understand how to position their companies when seeking funding. We were also part of the discussion panel.

place4BRICS is a London based network of technology entrepreneurs and investors that are from, involved or interested in opportunities in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Amoo created this platform and has since partnered with Queen Mary, University of London and Queen Mary Entrepreneurs to host monthly place4BRICS meetups.

Professionals for Africa (PfA) is a network of UK-based professionals, who either identify as African or have an interest in Africa. PfA hosts between 4 and 6 invite-only events a year and has over 3,000 members on its database. This network consists of successful individuals from a refreshingly wide cross section of industries and sectors. We co-sponsor and sit on the board of this organisation.