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New York Forum Africa 2015 – Gabon

On 12 May, 2016, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

For the third consecutive year, Latitude Five attended the New York Forum Africa, a pan-African business summit held in Libreville, Gabon, from 28 to 30 August 2015. This year, NYFA coincided with the 14th AGOA Forum, held for the first time in Central Africa. AGOA (African Growth and Opportunity Act)…

Ivan Cornet in GRI Market Insights

On 12 May, 2016, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

Ivan Cornet in GRI Market Insights 08 Sep 2015 Ahead of West Africa GRI 2016 to be held in Lagos in February 2016, when he will be co-chairing the session on Francophone West Africa, Ivan Cornet, Managing Partner of Latitude Five, shares his views with GRI Market Insights on some…

Ludivine Wouters speaks to Mineweb

On 16 January, 2016, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

Ludivine Wouters, Managing Partner of Latitude Five, spoke to Warren Dick, Editor of Mineweb.com, about opportunities in the mining and mining services sector in Francophone West Africa. The conversation was part of a Johannesburg roadshow during which the Latitude Five team met with investors, operators and service providers across the…

Ludivine Wouters speaks to BBC Afrique

On 17 November, 2015, Posted by , In News, With 1 Comment

Ludivine Wouters, Managing Partner of Latitude Five, discussed the mining sector in West Africa with BBC Afrique, the French-language radio service of BBC. The conversation focused on the presidential elections which took place on Sunday 25 November in Côte d’Ivoire and calls by the mining sector to see the 2014…