Leading Edge is pleased to announce the appointment of Bashir Ahmed as President of the British Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry. A prominent figure within the Bangladeshi business Diaspora in the UK and Europe....


Innovation ‘indispensable’ for Central Europe’s economies

Innovation will be a key driver for Central European countries as they move to the next stage of economic development, EBRD First Vice President Jurgen Rigterink said today.

EBRD countries of operations: Facing global slowdown – more exposed, better...

Latest issue of Regional Economic Prospects in European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) countries of operations. Growth to pick up in 2020 after a weaker 2019.

Invest Africa THE ANNUAL DEBATE 2019 event to take place in...

Invest Africa’s flagship forum brings together global businesses, investors, thought leaders and policy makers under one roof to share their perspectives on African trade and investment opportunities.

CCA set to host U.S.-Africa Infrastructure Innovation Conference in Johannesburg, South...

Corporate Council on Africa (CCA), the leading U.S. business association focused solely on connecting business interests in Africa, will host its 8th U.S.-Africa Infrastructure Conference November 5-6, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Leading Edge announces the partnership with the Oil and Gas Council

In the construction of in-depth analysis of the contribution the Oil and Gas sector makes in emerging markets, Leading Edge are thrilled to learn from the Oil and Gas Council’s expertise, who since their establishment in 2008 have risen to become the world’s leading network of senior energy executives.

CCA: Mozambique as Host of 2019 U.S.-Africa Business Summit

The Corporate Council on Africa's 12th U.S.-Africa Business Summit will be hosted in Maputo, Mozambique in June 2019. The CCA Summit has been considered the essential conference on U.S.-Africa business and investment since its inception in 1997 and will be in its 12th iteration next year.

10 years in 🇹🇷 Turkey!
Watch this video and hear from some of the people and projects we have supported.

From 👩‍💼 women entrepreneurs to 👨‍💼 small businesses, 🍃 green projects as well as 🚇🌉⛴️ large scale infrastructure - we're doing more than ever before in Turkey. #EBRDmore

Are you working in or exploring opportunities to get involved in West Africa's MSGBC Basin? Download the brochure for this unique gathering today:

#localcontent #CosPetrogaz #network #MSGBC #Dakar #energyprojects

Today is my last day as Managing Director of the @IMFNews, an institution with a brain, a wallet—and a heart. During the past eight years, we strengthened the Fund’s commitment to serve its member countries. It is an experience that I will treasure forever.

Uganda Airlines, the new national flag carrier, flew for first time on Tues. from Entebbe to Nairobi, #Kenya. Congratulations to the Gov’t of #Uganda, CAA & stakeholders. It’s an honor to have been part of an advisory team that prepared the initial roadmap for a national airline.

We are proud to announce a stellar line-up for our 11th World Energy Capital Assembly, an anchor event on the industry calendar alongside the largest #energy Awards Dinner in Europe. View the full speaker line up here:
#WECA #OilCouncil #OOTT #oilandgas