Asphalt & Ink provides strategic advisory services to corporations, investors, start-­ups, governments and non-­profit organizations operating in Africa.

The firm was formed out of the recognition that Africa’s rapidly changing landscape necessitates new approaches, insights and partnerships. The team shares a singular goal – to leverage our collective expertise and networks to help demystify the key levers needed to engage effectively on the continent.

Asphalt & Ink is a group of Africa-­based professionals with deep operational experience across a diverse set of industries. Our team works with local and global senior clients on bespoke engagements across a range of areas. Whether the need is to build a nuanced understanding of the continent or specific market, connect to the right people, pivot communication strategies, strengthen deal-­flow or navigate policy changes we excel at developing the optimal approach. We are dedicated to maximizing opportunities through clarity of insight­ ‐ in both thinking and execution. We see Africa differently and this makes all the difference.

Practice Areas

Technology and Media
Public Sector
Consumer Industries
Agribusiness
Energy and Natural Resources

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