Member Benefits

The Corporate Council on Africa is your key resource for conducting successful business in Africa. CCA provides member companies with greater access, connections and insight for doing business between the United States and Africa.

 
ACCESS 
Access African and U.S.government officials via introductions, private meetings and events
CONNECTIONS
Network and forge new partnerships via more than 100 meetings and special events yearly
INSIGHT
Gain insight via CCA’s advisory services and intelligence on U.S.-Africa trade & investment
 
MEMBERSHIP HIGHLIGHTS
 
COUNTRY AND SECTOR WORKING GROUPS
Network and gain insight during CCA’s monthly working group meetings on key countries and the most promising sectors in Africa, including agribusiness, capacity building, energy, finance, health, ICT, infrastructure and security. Members convene during these meetings to hear from guest speakers and explore emerging business opportunities.
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HIGH-LEVEL SPECIAL EVENTS
Meet African ministers and Heads of State interested in improving the business environment and foreign investment appeal of their countries. Members are invited to dinners, forums, private meetings and receptions throughout the year to meet and establish relationships with high-level officials.
 
BUSINESS CONFERENCES
Network and forge new business partnerships and obtain information on the latest trade and investment opportunities in Africa at CCA’s biennial U.S.-Africa Business Summit and annual, sector specific industry conferences (members receive reduced rates).
 
CUSTOMIZED ADVISORY SERVICES
Receive market intelligence and expert advice on investment opportunities, linkages to business partners, market access and policy issues. CCA’s member advisory services also include assistance in scheduling private, high-level meetings with African Heads of State and ministers, as well as U.S. government officials.
 
TRADE MISSIONS
Join CCA-led trade missions to African countries to explore investment opportunities and meet with African government officials and private sector leaders (members receive reduced rates).
 
CCA NEWSLETTER AND E-COMMUNICATIONS
Gain access to intelligence on trade and investment opportunities in Africa through our daily news clips and monthly newsletter, The Africa e-Journal. In addition, the monthly newsletter offers a recap of CCA events and member news.
 
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"Our membership in The Corporate Council on Africa
has given us a platform to engage with the right African
government officials. We have been able to leverage CCA's
leadership and wide network to build relationships we know
will give us the competitive edge down the road. Caterpillar is
committed to making progress possible across Africa, and
CCA's partnership has been invaluable."

- David Picard, Caterpillar Inc.

Annual Membership Fees

Small companies ($6 million gross revenue per year or less) – $5,000
Medium companies ($6-$500 million gross revenue per year) – $10,000
Large companies (more than $500 million gross revenue per year) – $25,000