Andrea Bohnstedt is the publisher of Ratio Magazine (www.ratio-magazine.com), an East Africa online business magazine, and works as an independent country risk analyst for several international firms.
Andrea has an established track record in country analysis, having worked for Global Insight (now Global Insight IHS), one of the largest international country intelligence providers, as Africa analyst, writing country backgrounds, news commentary, forecasts, and country risk analysis. During this time, she also been interviewed regularly by mainstream media like BBC, ITN, Bloomberg, and others.
Since leaving Global Insight, Andrea has written on business, economic and political risk issues for, amongst others, Dun and Bradstreet, Africa Practice, African Business, Africa Investor, Afrika-Wirtschaft, Control Risk Group, Oxford Analytica, and Risk Advisory Group.
Andrea holds a first degree is in business studies, and an MSc in Development Studies from the London School of Economics (LSE).