Accelerate Africa provides corporate finance advisory services to corporations, institutional investors and management teams.

Our senior professionals are African specialists and experts. We only advise on African situations.


Accelerate Africa is led by Nick Taylor,
previously the Chief Investment Officer at the pan-African investment firm, Lonrho.


During this time at Lonrho, Nick originated and executed multiple investments on behalf of Lonrho, managed complex multi-disciplinary operational and restructuring projects and sat on the boards of all portfolio companies.


Prior to this, Nick worked at PwC Corporate Finance in London advising on transactions predominately for private equity clients and mid sized companies. He is a Chartered Accountant by professional training and an Associate of the Institute for Turnaround.

Accelerate Africa Limited, Registered in England & Wales