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Where Others See Adversity
We Uncover Opportunity

Where Ideas Get Traction

Asphalt & Ink

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


Our industry-focused experience is designed to anticipate and address the complex business needs of corporates.


We partner with a diverse range of investors and fund managers to maximize the financial and non-financial returns of their investments. We help our clients develop focused investment strategies to deploy their capital with impact.

Non-Profit Organizations

We work with non-profit organizations such as development funds and trade associations as well as government-owned companies to realize their economic and social goals.

Our Team

Meet our dedicated principals with deep operational experience across a diverse set of industries

Ory Okolloh

Ory is a well recognized leader in several fields including technology, early stage investing, government relations, entrepreneurship and leadership. Until recently, Ory was the Managing Director, Omidyar Network and Luminate Group in Africa, both part of The Omidyar Group a diverse collection of companies, organizations and initiatives united by a common desire to catalyze social impact.

Isis Nyong'o

Isis Nyong'o Madison has made her mark scaling media and digital businesses across Africa. As an experienced operator, she is well-networked in the technology and entrepreneurship ecosystems on the continent. She led the Africa team for global mobile advertising network InMobi, specialized in mobile and local content partnerships in Africa at Google and led MTV Network's commercial entry into Africa.

Thought Leadership

Focus on what’s Imporant

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Let us leverage our collective expertise and networks to help you engage effectively on the continent. Write to us below and put our thinking to work on your challenges.
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Asphalt & Ink provides strategic advisory services to corporations, investors and non-­profit organizations operating in Africa. Get in touch at our contact channels below.
Nairobi Office

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