Isaac Kwaku Fokuo Jr.

SpecialityHead of Middle East and Africa, Propagate Content

Isaac Kwaku Fokuo Jr. has worked as an International Political Economy advisor to governments, investors, and global Fortune 500 companies on the nuances of navigating and expanding into emerging growth markets. He is also the Founder of Botho Emerging markets Group, an investment and strategy advisory firm with offices in Nairobi, Dubai, and Chicago.

Isaac oversees content strategy, development, and production at Propagate Content contributing to the company’s global expansion efforts in Middle and Africa. Propagate Content is a global independent content production company that creates and distributes various forms of content, including television shows, digital series, documentaries, and other media formats. Propagate collaborates with creators, producers, and networks to develop and produce engaging and diverse content for audiences worldwide.

Isaac is also an Angel Investor to start-ups based in Africa and the GCC and co-founder of the Amahoro Coalition, a convening of private sector actors committed to championing refugee economic inclusion in Africa. Isaac serves as an Advisor to Amp Technologies, Vested World and the China-Africa Technology Initiative. Additionally, he is a 2014 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Fellow, serves on the Board of Hanover College, The Boardroom Africa, Ashesi University, Kepler University, The Graca Machel Trust Investment Advisory Board, and AMREF Health Innovation Limited.

Having worked in more than 20 markets across North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, Isaac has an extensive and successful track record in investment facilitation, strategy consulting, and policy advisory across numerous sectors.

Isaac Kwaku Fokuo Jr. is an international political economy advisor and founder of Botho Emerging Markets Group. Based in Nairobi, Dubai, and Chicago, Botho advises governments and Fortune 500 companies on emerging growth markets. Isaac is also a co-founder and CEO of the Amahoro Coalition that fosters refugee economic inclusion by mobilising the African private sector.
Additionally, he is an angel investor in African and GCC start-ups and serves as an advisor to Amp Technologies, Vested World, and the China-Africa Technology Initiative while overseeing content strategy at Propagate Content. A 2014 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Fellow, Isaac sits on various boards, leveraging his extensive experience in investment facilitation, strategy consulting, and policy advisory across 20+ markets globally.