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.


Wharton MBA Students

Applications open

September 10, 2020 – September 18, 2020

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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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