Business Solutions, Investor Advisory, Policymaking

Evidence and advice through smart technologies, innovative thinking, data gathering and rigorous analysis.

Business Analytics

We offer support in collecting a wide range of relevant business and market data using rigorous analytical methods so as to reliably inform your business decisions.

Training and Advice

We provide training and advice on both survey methods needed to generate good quality data, as well as the statistical and econometric approaches 

Programme Support

We can help you to design and implement both small and largescale public policy and international development programmes and projects effectively. 

What we Do

We supply business solutions, evidence and advice across all sectors of the economies of Horn of Africa region

Investment Opportunities

Somalia offers real investment opportunities as the country becomes more stable and rebuilds its economy with a context of vibrant and dynamic private sector.

Capacity Building

As a legacy of conflict and political insecurity, Somalia currently lacks reliable macro and socio-economic data, making evidence-based policy difficult in terms of proper planning …

Business Performance

Major determinants of firm-level profitability include characteristics of the industry in which the firm competes, firm’s position relative to its competitors … 

Bespoke services

Our consultants can provide bespoke technical support within your programme or project through tailored consultancy services e.g., external secondments and


Research Conducted by Dr. Mohamud Hussein and Professor Fraser ( Founder of ASH )

Research by Professor Fraser, and Dr Mohamud Hussein from Agribusiness Solutions Hub, uncovered that because of this incident UK consumers now place a higher value on meats products with an origin label from Britain and are willing to pay around £2/kg more than for meat with no country of origin information. 


The Vision

Our vision is to be a leading supplier of business solutions.

We consider our role as working in partnership with industry, investors, policymakers and international development partners to identify and understand challenges they face. Further, we can then develop sustainable solutions for them through innovative thinking, data gathering and rigorous analysis.

“The phenomenal technical support provided by ASH team has helped our client make informed decisions based on reliable data. Thanks ASH Team.”

Mohamed Mao, Mao|Marketing

“ASH is providing real solutions, utilizing smart technologies and innovative thinking to capture economic data required in a region where reliable macro and socio-economic data is an asset.”

Adan Muse, DAI

The Goal

To our clients, we aim to provide high-quality services

  • Support business clients based on reliable data and information on markets for input and output, enabling them to improve performance and grow their businesses.
  • Advise investors on potential opportunities and risks to investments in agriculture and the wider economy.
  • Support public policymaking, including donors and implementing partners of international development programmes in their effort to develop and implement effective interventions.
  • Support technical capacity building in data collection and analysis in both
    the public and private sectors.

Contact Us

Our vision at ASH is to be a leading provider of business solutions across the entire agri-food value chain in Somalia/Somaliland and the wider East African Region.

00 252 63 3221141

Mansoor area, Jigjiga Yar, Hargeisa.

08:00-18:30 Saturday-Thursday