Content from our Premium Partner

Corporate Council on Africa (Washington, DC)

Leading U.S. Africa Business Group Taps Florie Liser As CEO

The Washington, DC-based Corporate Council on Africa has named Florizelle Liser as chief executive, succedding Stephen Hayes. Liser, who has served as Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Africa since 2003. is the first women and third president and CEO since CCA was formed in 1993. " I am comfortable that my successor not only has extensive experience in Africa, she also brings new dimensions to the organization," Hayes said in an email to members. "I hope you will do everything you can to make her a success."


Florizelle Liser, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Africa, has been named president and CEO of the Corporate Council on Africa, succeeding Stephen Hayes.

AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.