On 3rd October 2017, Quantum Global Group’s Head of Research, Prof. Mthuli Ncube briefed stakeholders and journalists in Mauritius on the recently launched Africa Investment Index (AII). The AII is designed to guide investors on Africa’s most attractive investment destinations, and could also be used by decision makers to adopt or modify strategies to better attract foreign direct investment.
The event was followed by a roundtable that brought together various partners from the world of investment in Mauritius including Vinay Guddye, Head of Outward Investment, Board of Investment and leading business lawyers such as Marc Hein, Founder and President of Juris Consult Chambers among others.
Mauritius ranks 16th on the AII and remains an important gateway to investment in the wider sub-Saharan Africa region. The AII’s Top 10 countries to invest in Africa includes Zambia, Namibia and Burkina Faso. Botswana is ranked 1st on the AII as Africa’s most attractive investment destination.