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The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) held its inaugural Investment Summit in Lagos, Nigeria on the 25th March 2014. The theme of the summit was ‘Bridging the Infrastructure Investment Divide,’ the summit attracted more than 500 business leaders from across the continent, and featured several significant actors in the infrastructure development sector.
The last decade has seen a massive explosion in the number of people achieving middle class financial status. Over a billion people worldwide – with a combined wealth of US$33 trillion – now occupy this new, influential, fast-growing population group.
These are exciting times for healthcare. Emerging economies around the world are focussed on innovation and developing new business models for this sector, with governments in Africa working towards a Universal Health Coverage for their populations.