Wharton Africa Growth Partners

Foster inclusive social and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa.

Assess deals and conduct strategic projects. By applying to Wharton Africa Growth Partners (WAG), you’ll join a select group of students working with impact investors to increase the amount of capital available to African small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Throughout the year, you’ll conduct investment research alongside impact investors, source possible investment opportunities, conduct due diligence, and provide technical assistance to promising companies. You’ll even have the opportunity to travel to the continent to meet with your clients and portfolio companies


Wharton MBA Students

Applications open

August 27, 2019

Application deadline

September 9, 2019

For application questions, please contact WAG directly at info@whartonafricagrowthpartners.org

five WAG students, arms around each other, wearing matching WAG gray fleece

“I have had the opportunity to expand my knowledge of the African investment landscape, while learning from results-driven leaders.”

-Rhazi Koné, WG’20

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