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Professor John Sutton and the Enterprise Map Series

Enterprise Map Series – An Excellent Primer

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In my opinion, one of the current challenges facing analysts researching businesses in sub-Saharan Africa is finding written business and financial coverage – like FT, WSJ, SEC Filings (10K, 10Q, S1), Investigative Reporting, etc… It was refreshing to come across the Enterprise Map Series by Professor John Sutton at LSE. Professor Sutton faced the same challenges and ran into the same wall. Rather than whine about it, he got on a plane and tried to find the answers.

Not only has Professor Sutton published a detailed Enterprise Map of a few African countries, but also has translated them into other languages (Chinese and Portuguese). Continue reading