About Supply Chain Africa

Supply Chain Africa is a digital platform advancing African supply chains, and enabling life and business on the African continent. We connect the world to Africa’s supply chain trends and innovations, while highlighting expertise, peculiarities and change makers.

A collective of subject matter experts and analysts, we provide thought leadership, executive interviews and topical supply chain news for key ecosystem development. Our platform’s focus is to be the ultimate Africa-focused supply chain resource and community.

Our collective includes partnerships with Africa’s key governance and institutional partners, the region’s supply chain CEO’s and a diverse editorial committee. Our industry platform allows clients to showcase their corporate vision and executive case studies to the world’s leading business executives.

Our access to a global community of over 300,000 and growing, allows tailored brand and content delivery through our Digital Magazine, Website, Newsletter, Digital Branding, Content Syndication, Executive Insights, and Interviews.

Why Supply Chain Africa?

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The urgency to develop Africa’s Supply Chains as a means of economic security, market transformation and competitiveness.

AfCTA’s implementation could lead to significant intra-regional trade growth and improved value chain participation.
Supply chain infrastructure is crucial for Africa’s manufacturing performance and competitiveness as a sourcing destination.

Africa’s peculiarities and unique insights are crucial for diversity in global supply chains.
Africa’s future workforce will account for 26% of the global working population by 2050.

A continental media for the African supply-chain ecosystem will facilitate critical skills development and sector growth.
Rapid digitization is fueling growth, yet broken supply chains and infrastructure remain a key limitation.

With the world’s largest free trade zone, Africa could boost income by $450 billion by 2035 adding $76 billion to the income of the rest of the world, and lifting 30 million Africans out of extreme poverty.
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What's Our Role?

Our team

adebayo adeleke

President & CEO

Adebayo Adeleke is a renowned supply chain, geopolitics, and leadership expert. His profound knowledge and expertise in the fields of Emerging markets, Risk Management and Security, Supply Chain Management and Logistics, Leadership and Geopolitics, Diversity and Inclusion, have birthed process improvement and impact for several organisations.

A seasoned combat veteran of the United States Army with 20 years of service, he serves as the president and CEO of Adebayo Adeleke LLC (AA LLC), a leading advisory and training services in supply chain management, governmental services/contracting, and leadership firm.

He presently partners with Facebook and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) to provide thought leadership on Diversity and Inclusion Consciousness in Supply Chain Management.

Izin Akioya

editor & managing partner

Izin Akioya is a multidisciplinary consultant, marketing expert, innovator, entrepreneur, and co-founder at Ship Africa Global Logistics, a global trade focused logistics’ technology company. Before founding SAG Logistics, she led high-impact and award winning marketing campaigns, retail/distribution teams and country wide advocacy and policy influence campaigns for the Nigerian Economic Summit Group, British American Tobacco, Leo Burnett, Nestle Nigeria amongst other regional and indigenous brands. Her expertise cuts across program design, business strategy, product development/management, and marketing and start-up leadership attained over a 20 year multi-sectoral career.

Her life’s mission is to enable transformative, empathic and sustainable organization’s acquire and sustain key stakeholder’s for impact and profit.

Our Partners