15. Afronomics: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Africa

"To discuss what individuals, governments, and companies can do to help African countries and African people pull through."

The COVID-19 pandemic is only just beginning to take hold in Sub-Saharan Africa, but it is already having a h... view more

About the Presenters

Acha Leke

Chairman, McKinsey’s Africa region, Africa

Acha Leke began his career at McKinsey as a summer associate in South Africa. He rejoined the firm in Atlanta in 1999 and transferred back to Johannesburg in 2002 to help expand the firm’s activities across Sub-Saharan Africa. Acha relocated to Lagos in 2010 to open the newly established office in Nigeria and returned to South Africa in 2014. He leads the firm’s Private Equity & Principal Investors Practice in Africa and is a member of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) Council. Until December 2018, he led the firm’s Public Sector and Social Sector Practices in Africa and was also in charge of global recruiting for McKinsey worldwide.

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The Economic Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Africa

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