AFS Global Offices

What We Do


  • Plan and organize trade missions to African Markets
  • Consultancy in market entry
  • Cutting edge research and feasibility studies into African Markets
  • Connecting the African Markets to the Scottish/UK Markets
  • Business & entrepreneurial training courses, tailored programme, and in house training
  • Connecting Business- establishing grassroots/local partnerships and introductions to strategic investor match-making.

Who We Are


AFS is a Scottish/UK based company, a strategic umbrella platform specialising in the growth of African public and private sectors.

This is achieved through our services such as –The Annual African Achievement Awards Scotland, The Centre For African Policy, Development and Research Scotland, AFS Business Academy, AFS Consulting and via our subsidiary companies-ABCi Media and WOW Global Productions LLP and through Next Step Initiative, our charitable arm.

Our African Operations


Sector Specialties

Real Estate, Agriculture, Oil & Gas, Telecommunications , Media & IT, Social Enterprise & Microfinance, Corporate Risks, Mergers & Acquisition, Business Start Ups, Mining, Aviation, Education, Consumerism

Countries We Focus On
Sao Tome & Principe, Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, Namibia, Angola, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, Niger, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea, South Sudan

Latest News

African Forum Scotland Registers Support For Dr Mzembi’s UNWTO Bid

”AFS proudly registers our support for Dr Walter Mzembi from the Library of the United Nations

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African Forum Scotland Opens New Offices in Africa and Europe

  Ken Stewart, Chairman of AFS, announced today that AFS have opened 7 new offices

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Empretec Global Summit IV 2017

The Empretec Global Summit is the annual global gathering of business owners who have graduated

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About AFSCfPRD

This is an African-led economic and policy think tank based in Scotland with a mission is to facilitate the creation, translation, and utilization of research evidence for policy formulation and resource allocation in Africa...

Papers & Publications

The Annual Scottish African International Business Conference & Exhibition Report , Reports Of The Commonwealth Conference On Energy, Equity & Development Glasgow, AFS Magazine and more...

Why Beome A Fellow

Fellows’ network provide an opportunity to build momentum around new ideas and initiatives, through inspiring conversation and stimulating events. Our recognition scheme contributes towards professionalism.

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