Most companies are exploring business opportunities in Africa. The ease of doing business is of critical importance to any potential investment. The most important critical dimensions companies look at are: opportunities for profit, rule of law, levels of corruption, costs, and technical expertise. Shikamo’s indepth political knowledge provides a worthwhile resource that investors can tap into in decision-making. Our work with political parties enables us to play a go-between role that can help both parties find each other.