Background\n\nAfrica Matters Limited (AML) is an Africa-focused commercial consultancy specialising in strategy and risk management, due diligence and non-litigious dispute resolution. Since 1997, companies, institutions, funds and investors have relied on our insights and access to inform their business decisions, strengthen their resilience, and secure investment returns.\n\nAML's 20-year history in Africa and our team's combined experience on the continent gives us a granular understanding of political, business, economic and social trends. Along with this institutional experience, we have deep relationships with leading public and private sector actors across Africa, which adds considerable value to our clients' business decisions.\n\nServices\n \nStrategy & Risk Consulting\n\nAML provides commercial intelligence to inform market entry and ongoing operational strategies, contingency planning, and competitor assessments. Our services allow investors and business executives to receive bespoke and actionable intelligence on all issues that impact their interests, including political, economic, social, business, security and public affairs trends and developments. \n\nDispute Resolution\n\nIn Africa, relationships with key stakeholders are paramount for commercial progress. AML's dispute resolution offering is specifically geared towards assisting our clients to find amicable, long term solutions to disputes with host governments, allowing them to continue operating confidently in a country.\n\nDue Diligence\n\nInvestigations on individuals and companies in African jurisdictions are often faced with considerable challenges. AML is uniquely placed to perform "DD". Our 20-year history in Africa means that our clients benefit from our rich source network across the continent's public and private sectors, which includes heads of state, politicians, civil servants, diplomats, leading business executives, academics, journalists and civil society members.