Aninver has signed a new contract in Kenya
Aninver, a Spanish market intelligence and management consulting firm, has signed a new advisory contract to support the Kenya National Highways Authority for the Assessment and Strategy of the Domestic Construction Industry
Under this contract, the third for the firm in Kenya, Aninver will perform a complete assessment of the construction industry in Kenya and elaborate a strategy to improve and foster the capacity of the domestic industry players. The construction sector continues to be one of the key drivers of economic growth in Kenya. The industry performance is an indicator of the economic health of the country and is linked with other sectors which have corresponding demands for material and labor inputs.
To ensure a skilled and flexible workforce is vital for the performance and competitiveness of the industry. This is enhanced by its ability to access the right type of financing for operations and growth. Innovation is also essential for the industry´s competitiveness, survival and growth. It can drive competitive advantages and improve productivity. All these issues will be analyzed and covered during the assignment.
The Government of Kenya has received financing from the African Development Bank for this assignment, as part of the Sirare Corridor accessibility and road safety improvement project rehabilitation of Isebania- Kisii - ahero (A1) road. The value of the contract is USD 787,976.40 excluding local indirect taxes.
Alvaro de la Maza, Partner of the firm, commented: this contract corresponds to one of the main areas of expertise of our firm, the construction industry, which we understand from a global perspective. We have developed analysis of the construction sector in countries as different as the Philippines, Morocco, Turkey or Egypt. We are glad to continue our operations in East Africa with this assignment in Kenya, the main economic engine of the region and one of the most interesting countries for our future growth.
Aninver is a global market intelligence and business advisory group. We are an innovative and dynamic company serving public authorities and governments, development financial institutions and private clients around the world in different kinds of consulting assignments. Our team has a unique combination of management consulting experience (McKinsey&Company) and private sector development, investment and financing. Although we are a generalist firm, there are sectors where our firm and our team has deep expertise: construction, infrastructure, energy, public-private partnerships, real estate, tourism and hotels, technology and knowledge platforms, entrepreneurship, private sector development, among others.