Hubert is Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of Africa Investor (Ai) Group. He is responsible for advising institutional investors, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, governments and development finance institutions on major infrastructure, resources and private equity investments in Africa. He is also the Managing Editor of Africa investor magazine.
Hubert established Africa investor in 2002, after leaving the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Paris, where he was the Senior Adviser for African Affairs, responsible for Advising the world's largest corporations and institutional investors on investments in Africa. He holds an LLB in Business Law and an LL.M Masters in
International Commercial Law from the University of Sussex in England.
Hubert was instrumental in establishing the NEPAD Business Group and is a member of the OECD-NEPAD Investment Initiative Steering Committee, the African Development Bank-NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Fund Oversight Committee, the UNEP Finance Initiative African Task Force, the UN Business Committee on Financing for Development and a Reviewer of The Africa Competitiveness Report published by The World Bank, World Economic Forum and the African Development Bank. Hubert is also a member of the Junior Achievement Worldwide Board.