Liz Whitehouse

Liz Whitehouse

Managing Director Africa House

Liz Whitehouse is an international trade development specialist with over 25 years’ experience in Africa related project, trade and investment consulting and research. Having lived and worked on the continent, she has a wealth of knowledge on African projects and trade and a unique understanding of what drives African development. Her passion for the African continent coupled with her unique skills set have enabled her to run her own successful Africa-focused consultancy for the last 21 years. Established as Whitehouse & Associates, she successfully merged the company with Africa Project Access in March 2016 to form Africa House. Before establishing her own research consultancy in 1998, she worked at the South African Foreign Trade Organisation for a period of 10 years prior to its closure.
 
Working exclusively in sub-Saharan Africa for over 20 years, Africa House offers insight and access into the African trade and project environment through the provision of intelligence on projects and bespoke research on expansion opportunities in growing markets. Africa House maintains an online portal of greenfield and brownfield projects across sub-Saharan Africa for a dedicated subscriber base. Projects are added and updated on a daily basis and the service is underpinned by a solid research capability that has been built over the last 20 years providing subscribers with insight into what is driving the continent and providing access to regions of high opportunity going forward.
 

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Wednesday 22/05/2019

From 12:00 To 12:40

05/22/2019 12:00 05/22/2019 12:40 Emerging Markets: Africa

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Following an introductory case study examining the setup of a regional HQ in West Africa, and the transport of the largest regenerator ever built, our panellists will share their experiences working on the continent. From debunking misconceptions, to the challenges and benefits of working in Africa, they will share their thoughts on new commodities, markets and opportunities in the region. 

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"Emerging Markets: Africa"

Amaury Luyckx Liz Whitehouse Olivier Dirkzwager
Time and date

Wednesday 22/05/2019

From 12:00 To 12:40

05/22/2019 12:00 05/22/2019 12:40 Emerging Markets: Africa

PRESENTATION LINK
Following an introductory case study examining the setup of a regional HQ in West Africa, and the transport of the largest regenerator ever built, our panellists will share their experiences working on the continent. From debunking misconceptions, to the challenges and benefits of working in Africa, they will share their thoughts on new commodities, markets and opportunities in the region. 

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