4 posts categorised "Paul Cleal"

11 August 2015

Into Africa: the continent’s ‘Cities of Opportunity’

By Paul Cleal, Partner, PwC Nigeria Africa’s population, expanding at a far faster rate than any other region, will double its current size by 2050. Where other parts of the world, notably Europe, will increasingly be home to greater numbers of older people, Africa’s future is decidedly youthful. Such demographic...

14 December 2014

Africa: The Future and Optimism

By Paul Cleal, Partner, Chair of Africa Business Group At a recent event I presented to a large group of relatively new joiners here at PwC about Africa and how our work fits very well with our firm’s purpose: building trust in society and solving important problems. In particular on...

02 September 2014

Why Africa, Why Now?

By Paul Cleal, Partner, Chair of Africa Business Group The positive phrase Africa Rising is now almost as common as the negative images we used to see about Africa throughout most of the previous several decades. Civil wars, coups d'état, natural disasters and famines seemed to be the only news...

14 August 2014

Welcome to Africa Upfront

By Paul Cleal, Partner, Chair of Africa Business Group Welcome to Africa upfront. Through our new blog we will give you access to our experts working within our Africa practice and across the Globe. We’ll aim to keep you posted with regular updates of what’s happening in the marketplace, what...