“The event was slick in organisation, well prepared and thought through and in comparison to events that are run by other trade organisation, I found yours to be of both a higher quality and also to carry far more benefit after the event. Two direct opportunities have been generated from contacts at the Heads of Mission event, one in decomm and the second in training.”  – Kamran Ghobadian – Business Development Manager – Aker Solutions


 Just a short note to thank you for your support last week and to congratulate you on a great event, seamlessly executed! It is always challenging to get Ambassadors and their teams together. To have achieved that over a few days is impressive – especially as they all genuinely seemed to stay engaged throughout. It’s not often we get the opportunity to work on something so positive and which generates such obvious and immediate buy-in” Emma Wade-SmithHer Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for Africa

“We were delighted to be involved and congratulations on leading and organising such a terrific initiative” Stephen Ingledew, CEO, FinTech Scotland

“Big congratulations for pulling off a great day and week! It was a privilege to host the event and to interact with the delegates” Office of the Executive Dean, Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University

“Hope you’re delighted in how the event has gone. I thought it was great” Tracy Black, Director of CBI Scotland

“This is just to say thank you for an extremely insightful and well-organised event, I truly enjoyed being part of it” Daniel Hochar, Director, Africa Matters Ltd

Upcoming Events

Ghana Business Visit to Scotland 24th – 27th July 2019

Ghana – Following the previous visit from HE Papa Owusu-Ankomah, several Scottish companies and education institutions have entered the Ghanaian market with great success. The focus has until been oil & gas, and whilst seeking to continue

Kenya Big 4 Agenda Opportunities for Scotland July 2019

President Kenyatta’s Big 4 Agenda, part of Kenya’s Vision 2030 development programme, offers a wealth of opportunities for Scottish business and institutions across sectors such as education, renewables, power, oil & gas, infrastructure, ICT, agriculture......

North African Heads of Mission Meeting Expected Q4 2019

Following the success of the African Heads of Mission Meeting in September 2018, which concentrated on Sub-Saharan Africa, SABA will host the Ambassadors and trade teams of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt in Edinburgh for two days of meetings...