The retail sector has been growing rapidly in the continent with the rise of chains such as Pick n Pay, Shoprite, Choppies and Game.
Healthcare in South Africa is entering a period of immense change with an impending market enquiry into the private healthcare sector and extensive policy reform including developments geared towards a National Health Insurance scheme.
Mergers, complaints and regulations that impact on the manufacturing and consumer goods sectors often have extensive effects on downstream industry and consumers.
The telecommunications sector comprises a complex value chain that provides important inputs into businesses and supplies increasingly important services to consumers.
The Acacia team has a lot of experience in understanding and consulting in the financial services sector in Africa.
Energy is of increasing importance in South Africa with key policy and regulatory debates over electricity, gas and petroleum.