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.
- 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