• African tax environments – do your homework!
    For some time now, there has been an increased interest of multinationals in investing in Sub Saharan Africa. Although many companies do extensive market and risk research before entering an African country, the tax side of the risk analysis is often overlooked. It is thought that existing investment and business structures can be copy/pasted ... Read more ››
  • Investir en Afrique: l’audace d’y croire
    Les économies d’Afrique sub-sahariennes sont en train de connaître un boom qui surprend les afro-pessimistes et même quelques optimistes. De nouveaux marchés apparaissent pendant que les anciens prennent de l’ampleur. Qu’il s’agisse des mines, de l’agriculture et des énergies renouvelables, des infrastructures, des télécommunications et de la banque, ou du marché du luxe, de ... Read more ››


  • Chambers Global 2016 is out: Afriwise Consult garners not less than 7 individual rankings
    Chambers Global 2016, published by London based Chambers and Partners is a legal directory that ranks business lawyers from around the world, including in Africa as a whole and individual countries in Africa. Afriwise has leading lawyers listed under the Africa Wide section for both the categories Corporate /M&A (band 3) and Projects (band 3) and ... Read more ››
  • Director of Afriwise recognised by peers as leading Energy expert
    Steven De Backer of Afriwise was recognised, for the fourth consecutive year, by in-house counsel and peers as an Energy expert and is featured in the 2016 Energy Edition of Expert Guides, The World’s Leading Lawyers Chose by their Peers. The full list of experts is available on: Read more ››
  • Afriwise named Legal Consultancy Firm of the Year
    Afriwise Consult was named Legal Consultancy Firm of the Year, South Africa at the Acquisition International 2015 Legal Awards. Afriwise was recognised for its dedication to innovation and its ability to provide truly specialized services. The AI legal awards are given to commend outstanding work throughout the legal world over the past 12 months. The research ... Read more ››