Our Approach

Working with prime partner Abt Associates, SSG is providing strategic support to the Trade Hub team in several key areas:

  • Investment Facilitation: Identifying, screening, and packaging investable projects in key agricultural value chains and matching these with interested capital providers, including private equity, venture capital, and banking institutions.
  • Private Sector Outreach/Partnerships: Building relationships with major international companies, identifying areas of shared interest and structuring mutually beneficial partnerships.
  • Business Development Services: Working with promising businesses and investment projects to prepare them for investment through the provision of management, due-diligence, and financial advisory support.

Expected Results

  • Over 30% growth in global and regional transactions in targeted sectors
  • 15,000 new jobs created in assisted firms in West Africa
  • $62.5 million in new investment facilitated in targeted sectors