Ex-Shell and Trafigura execs go on East Africa offensive with new Montfort trading firm Free
The Montfort Group run by former Shell and Trafigura executives has entered the east African market with the purchase of assets in Kenya and Mozambique.
The Norwegian investment fund focused on renewables and headed by Terje Osmundsen, the former vice-president of Scatec Solar, is on the lookout for self-consumption projects in industry for customers who are preparing for a carbon tax on European imports.
As Angola faces the structural decline of its oil production, US companies are planning for the country's inevitable diversification. The US Chamber of Commerce has set up a platform for firms to work together to find investment opportunities for the future.