Who is managing the fund?
The Trade and Investment Advocacy Fund is managed by AECOM and Saana Consulting.
AECOM is built to deliver a better world. It designs, builds, finances and operates infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organisations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, it connects knowledge and experience across its global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, its work is transformative, differentiated and vital.
AECOM is one of the world’s largest international development service providers. It delivers some of the most complex procurement and supply-chain programmes in the world. AECOM operates in some of the world’s most challenging environments. It understands the impacts that weak infrastructure, volatile political or economic conditions, and the impact that security challenges can have locally.
Saana aspires to make development work better. We are a specialist advisory services organisation in the field of trade and development. We focus on Africa, with experience spanning six continents. As a market leader we cover the entire project cycle, from design to implementation to monitoring and evaluation, as well as strategic support and research. Above all, Saana is driven by positive, sustainable results. We typically work in small custom-built teams to provide our clients with individually tailored outcomes and innovative, ground-breaking solutions. We invest time and resources to get to know our clients, understand the key issues, and build ownership with stakeholders.