Rob Withagen

Co-founder and Managing Director @ Asoko Insight

Rob Withagen is co-founder and MD of Asoko Insight, a provider of corporate data on African, privately-held companies. Asoko leverages technology and local data collection teams to build Africa’s largest repository of company information serving corporates, investors and governments worldwide. Prior to founding Asoko, Rob worked as Oxford Business Group’s West Africa editor based out of Nigeria, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire, Senegal and Gabon. He has written and commented extensively on bridging the information gap between Africa’s business opportunities and foreign capital flows.