The African continent is one of the world’s key emerging markets. With accelerated economic growth across a number of countries and sectors, a population heavily skewed towards youth with increasing access to education, skills and entrepreneurial opportunities, high returns on investment, and progress in the areas of political reform, macroeconomic stability and social development, it is an attractive region for international investment.


Lawtons Africa and Asafo & Co. tie-up

Asafo and Co and Lawtons Africa have a shared dedication to the continent and to meeting the challenges of Africa’s rapid evolving economies.

Key contact

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Nkonzo Hlatshwayo

Director & Head of Competition and Africa Practice



+27 11 286 6900

Practice area:

Competition/anti-trust, Africa