Africa's Investment Heatmap - World Economic Forum on Africa 2012

In recent years, returns on foreign direct investment in Africa have been higher than anywhere else in the world, mostly due to high commodity prices. What new sectors and geographies will provide the highest returns in the coming decade?

  • Martyn Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Frontier Advisory, South Africa; Young Global Leader
  • Yvonne Ike, Chief Executive Officer, West Africa, Renaissance Group, Nigeria
  • Jay Ireland, Chief Executive Officer, GE Africa, GE, Kenya
  • Michael Macharia, Founder and Group Chief Executive Officer, Seven Seas Technologies (SST), Kenya; Global Shaper
  • Geoffrey White, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Lonrho, United Kingdom

Moderated by

  • Matthew Murray, Foreign Editor, Wall Street Journal, USA