The Hub's Investment Director, Ms Kanini Mutooni, recently weighed in on a CNBC Africa feature on doing business in Kenya. Ms. Mutooni addressed the investment climate in the country and some of the challenges investors face. She also highlights opportunities, such as the Hub's work with Kenya's investment promotion agency, KenInvest. Watch the feature below:
As for the challenges to doing business - Ms. Mutooni highlighted governance and corruption as discouraging investment. She also said that Kenya needs better infrastructure to reduce the cost of doing business, and she suggests that counties need to properly package investment projects. Overall comment, Kenya needs to make more information available for foreign investors.