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Russell Southwood 

Russell Southwood is the Chief Executive of Balancing Act, a consultancy and research company specialising in telecoms, Internet and media in Africa. His consultancy work has included: an assessment of two different sectors in the TV market in Africa; an assessment of the transition to digital broadcasting in over 20 African countries; an appraisal of an investment in a wireless broadband operator; and a study on Open Access models and a report on women and youth in relation to innovation and start-ups. Among other things, he edits a fortnightly e-letter called Innovation in Africa. 


Current position: Chief Executive, Balancing Act

Twitter: @BalancingActAfr