International law firm Clyde & Co has joined Invest in Africa as the fifth Global Partner alongside Tullow Oil, EY, Lonrho and Ecobank.
Clyde & Co Partner John Morris said: "We are proud to partner with Invest in Africa and extend our ability to support local business as well as foster investment and development across Africa. Sharing the same values and commitment to new opportunities in the region, we felt the partnership with Invest in Africa was a perfect fit.”
Invest in Africa Programme Director William Pollen commented: “We are very excited to have Clyde & Co on the Invest in Africa team as they share the vision of Africa as a long-term growth story as well as our commitment to supporting local enterprise.”
Clyde & Co has been active in Africa for over 20 years, working across all 55 African jurisdictions through its global network, as well as having an office presence in Tanzania, Libya and South Africa.
Headquartered in the UK, Clyde & Co has an excellent reputation in emerging markets and is the largest international firm in the Middle East, with a rapidly expanding network across Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Clyde & Co is a law firm with a pioneering heritage and a resolute focus on its core sectors of energy, infrastructure, aviation, insurance, marine and trade. With over 1,500 lawyers operating from 39 offices and associated offices in six continents, the firm advises corporates, financial institutions, private individuals and governments.