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AB InBev Unveils New Investor Relations Team
Global

AB InBev Unveils New Investor Relations Team

After finalising its merger with SAB Miller, AB InBev has just unveiled its new investor relations team to oversee all investor communication matters for the new group. In an email statement to PageOne Global Business Desk, the company released the following names and portfolios for the new investor relations team. […]

Nigeria will Sell NGN117.17 billion in Debt
Policy

Nigeria will Sell NGN117.17 billion in Debt

To further raise more funds for its budget deficit, Nigeria has announced that it will sell debt totalling NGN117.17 billion in by the end of this month. Looking at the break down, the Central Bank announced that it will sell NGN45.85 billion naira in three-month notes. A total for NGN18 […]

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Patrick Ledoux, Co-Head of CSD, XP Investimentos, ACTIS

Patrick Ledoux says; “A clear understanding of Brazil’s macro and business environment only comes from a long-time presence in the country and from understanding the local cultural dynamics.” Patrick began his career working for steel manufacturers Armco do Brasil as an analyst, moving from his native Belgium when he was […]

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Sachin Korantak, Head of Industrials, ACTIS

Sachin Korantak says; “India’s transformation, though work in progress, has been stunning to watch. Working at Actis gives me the chance to play a role in its rapid socio-economic development.” Born and raised in India, Sachin has spent the last twenty years of his career in leadership roles driving superior […]

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Chu Kong, Consumer Co-Head, ACTIS

Chu Kong says; “Being on the ground and understanding local business dynamics means we can source the deals that lead to solid partnerships and great returns for investors.” It’s Chu’s local market insight, gained from 13 years of working in Brazil that enables him to identify the businesses best placed […]

CBN Sticks to 14% Interest Rate
Policy

CBN Sticks to 14% Interest Rate

The Central Bank of Nigeria’s Monetary Policy Committee on Tuesday has agreed to leave the Monetary Policy Rate unchanged at 14 per cent. The CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, who announced the decision of the committee at the end of a two-day meeting held at the apex bank’s headquarters in […]

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Natalie Kolbe, Head of Private Equity, ACTIS

Natalie Kolbe says; “Actis’ global reach takes it into far flung corners of the world and means whenever I need to, I can pick up the phone and speak with colleagues in India, Egypt, Nigeria, China or Brazil. It’s fascinating to witness the changes taking place in the different markets […]