Kissy co-founded Songhai Advisory in 2010 having already worked with leading international risk and global information consultancies focussed on Sub-Saharan Africa. Her analytical approach is grounded in an LLB English & French Law, Risk Management in Developing Countries postgraduate from Sciences Politiques (Bordeaux) and a diploma in Governance, Risk & Compliance from the International Compliance Association.
Nana Adu Ampofo
Nana is a specialist in investment climate analysis with considerable experience delivering for private and public sector clients operating in Sub-Saharan Africa operating in the Gulf of Guinea countries especially. Before co-founding Songhai, Nana worked with an international market intelligence agency, the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the UK’s Department of Trade and Industry.
The research team
Expert researchers, analysts and consultants, local researchers, associates and investigators.
The collective name for our network of research associates - Balafon - is taken from a musical instrument native to the region. You'll find it under a variety of names in countries across Africa. Like their namesake, our researchers live locally and have deep roots in the region.
We speak the languages, know the names, the faces and the terrain; and we employ that understanding alongside technical backgrounds