Join the leading edge of U.S.-Africa business relations

For three decades, The Corporate Council on Africa has paved the way for enhanced trade, investment, and commercial engagement between the United States and Africa. Celebrating 30 years of influential connections in 2023, CCA continues to serve as the bridge for American and African businesses to explore new worlds of opportunity. With 20% of our membership proudly headquartered in Africa, our legacy is built on fostering partnerships, identifying strategic opportunities, and providing actionable insights for businesses poised to make an impact.

Membership Benefits: Access, Connections, Insight

As a CCA member, you unlock a gateway to unparalleled resources tailored to advancing your business goals in Africa. Our comprehensive support system is designed to navigate the complexities of transcontinental trade and investment, ensuring your business thrives.


Exclusive interactions with key U.S. and African officials, private meetings, and special events to navigate the business landscape effectively.

Conferences and Special Events

Network with African Heads of State, ministers and high-level U.S. and African government officials.

Working Groups

Interact with U.S. government agencies, multilateral organizations and African officials at sector and country focused working group meetings.

Trade Missions

CCA organizes country and sector-specific trade missions enabling members to meet and network with senior government officials and explore business opportunities with local business leaders in-country.

Private Meetings

Assistance with scheduling private meetings with high-level African and U.S. government officials.


Direct links to business leaders and decision-makers, fostering partnerships and uncovering new investment avenues.

Business Linkages

Business-to Business meetings at CCA conferences and events with U.S. and African companies ready to invest and do business.


Access a trusted, vetted network of CCA member companies via private introductions facilitated on-demand by CCA Staff.

Partnership and Business Development Opportunities

Discover new business partners and identify new partnership opportunities during CCA trade missions and events.


In-depth analysis and advisories on critical business issues, market intelligence, and policy developments to inform your strategic decisions

Solutions-focused Dialogue on Key Issues

CCA convenes business leaders and experts to analyze the most important issues affecting business on the continent and provide actionable solutions.

CCA Advocacy

Member driven, industry-specific, policy recommendations published for each White House administration. CCA also advocates with a range of African policymakers to address key issues and challenges faced by members on the continent.

Customized Advisory Services

CCA staff provides market intelligence and advice on investment opportunities, linkages to business partners, market access and policy issues.

CCA Newsletter and E-Communications

Stay up to date on the latest information on trade and investment via the CCA Daily news clips and CCA’s monthly newsletter “The Africa e-Journal”.

Working Groups

CCA hosts 70+ sector and regional working groups each year focused on a range of issues from infrastructure and agribusiness to energy and health. The meetings provide insight that offer businesses a competitive edge in the African investment market.


Tailored membership tiers for every business size

Whether you're a burgeoning startup or a multinational corporation, CCA offers membership tiers designed to cater to your specific needs. Our tiered structure ensures that businesses of all sizes find value and opportunity in our network.

Small Companies
$6 million gross revenue per year or less
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Medium Companies
$6-$500 million gross revenue per year
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Large Companies
more than $500 million gross revenue per year
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