Tag Archives: James Mwangi

Dalberg Announces New Leadership

Dear friends, We are pleased to share several announcements about Dalberg’s evolution and growth. Over the last week, the entire Dalberg family gathered outside Cape Town in South Africa for a global retreat. For the over 200 team members who … Continue reading

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“Combining Prosperity with Purpose” at the US-Africa Leaders Summit

Over 50 African heads of state, and hundreds of other African leaders, gathered in Washington, DC this week for the first-ever US-Africa Leaders Summit, hosted by the White House. Centered on a theme of trade and investment in Africa, the … Continue reading

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The Right Way to do Business in Africa

By James Mwangi and Samantha Ball The last decade has been a tremendously exciting and dynamic time to be working in Africa. After decades of being considered a global business backwater, we have seen the conventional wisdom shift from “the … Continue reading

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Dalberg Video Rewind: SMEs, Technology, and the BoP

What factors drive small and medium enterprise (SME) growth in the developing world? Why does cyber crime hurt entrepreneurship? How can high-end technology benefit the poor? D. Blog this week brings you answers to these questions – and more – … Continue reading

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Dalberg’s 2013 in Review: A Message from Global Managing Partner James Mwangi

Dear Friends and Colleagues, As we settle into 2014, I wanted to share some reflections on how we pursued our mission – mobilizing effective responses to the world’s most pressing issues – in 2013, a year that brought important and … Continue reading

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Investigating what the flow of manufacturing jobs means for Africa, with the World Economic Forum

Next week, global leaders will gather at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos with a mission to “improve the state of the world.” But, as you might suspect, improving the world is not a one-week task. While most … Continue reading

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An incredible life ends, a legacy endures: Dalberg Global Managing Partner James Mwangi on the loss of Nelson Mandela

Dear friends, The world’s news outlets are going to be filled with coverage of the death of one of the greatest statesmen and moral leaders of the last century, the Honorable Nelson Mandela. Growing up in Kenya, Mandela was a … Continue reading

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Meeting with global leaders to propel change in Africa

Gatherings of key leaders filled the first half of May in Africa. At the World Economic Forum on Africa, the Frontier 100 Forum, Grow Africa, and Innovation Ghana, Dalberg representatives joined others from across the globe to address topics from … Continue reading

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A Message from James Mwangi, Global Managing Partner

Dear Friends and Colleagues, When I first joined Dalberg in 2001, we were small group of private-sector consultants looking to identify and solve global challenges. Our team now numbers over 150 people working from eleven offices – and the commitment … Continue reading

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