Learn About the SATSA Vision & Mission

L to R Pres. Ernest Bai Koroma of the Rep. of Sierra Leone, Chris Jackson and Gov. Deval Patrick of Massachusetts

L to R Pres. Ernest Bai Koroma of the Rep. of Sierra Leone, Chris Jackson and Gov. Deval Patrick of Massachusetts

The Sub-Saharan Africa Transnational Strategic Alliance (SATSA) is a registered non-profit organization founded in 2012. Together, our officers and affiliates have decades of experience in business, education, and international diplomacy. SATSA’s function is to be a leverage for entities interested in conducting business in the Emerging Markets of Sub-Saharan Africa.

SATSA President and Founder:

  • Christopher D. Jackson

Our Vision

To develop the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as a global model for economic revitalization in the Emerging Markets of Sub-Saharan Africa and beyond.

Our Mission

To foster a dynamic business environment through collaborative alliances with enterprises and other organizations possessing the diverse professional expertise needed to develop infrastructural systems; and to assist in sustaining a solid infrastructure model for long-term socio-economic growth in the Emerging Markets of Sub-Saharan Africa.

The vision and mission of SATSA will be accomplished by:

Public and Private Sector Development

  • Serving as an entry and access point for entities interested in conducting business in the Emerging Markets of Sub-Saharan Africa and beyond.
  • Providing participating entities with highly profitable business opportunities that are tailored to the unique needs of specific countries.
  • Identifying financial sources, including fundraisers, member dues, and grants from public and private sectors.

Strategic Partnerships

  • Leveraging its relationship with United States and foreign governments at various levels: the Mano River Union (MRU), and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), in order to make a lasting and progressive impact in the Emerging Markets economies.
  • Education and Workforce Development
  • Providing in-country support through training and perpetual education programs.
  • Mobilizing and developing the workforce in-country as needed by entities that are actively engaging in business in Sub-Saharan Africa and the United States of America.