The Star: Africa told to de-risk energy projects to attract investments

Business and political leaders must do more to de-risk investments for the country to stimulate capital deployment into the renewable energy sector. This is according to Africa Specialty Risks, a (re)insurance company that provides comprehensive, risk mitigation solutions to local and global customers across the African continent.

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Insurance power: ESG versus energy access in Africa

Insurers have the capability to help accelerate coal power phase-outs without compromising electricity access, argues Mikir Shah, CEO of Africa Specialty Risks.

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Risk solutions provider growing African footprint

Construction is a crucial business line for ASR and its goal of assisting in closing the infrastructure gap and catalysing transformational growth in Africa. The frequency of losses, owing to secondary perils, is increasing as a result of climate change and a growing population in affected areas, but increased data availability can help mitigate these […]

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2 Year Blog

It has been two years since Africa Speciality Risks first began writing business out of London. At the time, the world was still gripped by Covid-19 and the founding team were all trying to get the business off the ground from our homes. Despite the challenges, we have come a long way since our early […]

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Exclusive interview with Mikir Shah, CEO of Africa Specialty Risks (Algerie360/Al Khabar)

Africa Specialty Risks held exclusive interviews with Algerie360.com and Alkhabar during the African Insurance Organisation conference held earlier this week in Algiers.

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