TALO Initiatives Limited

General Information


Organisation typeConsultancy

Company Address Hodan District, Mogadishu
, Mogadishu
Banaadir Somalia

Phone number+252 617223943, +254 704170698

Company Address ed.jama.egal@taloinitiatives.net

Contact Information

Contact Person Executive Director Jama Egal

Phone+252 617223943

Email jama.a.egal@gmail.com

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OrganisationSuomi-Somalia Seura Ry

Contact personYusuf M. Mubarak

Project typeSubcontracting / outsourcing activities

Project abstractTalo Initiatives Limited, a Somalian consultancy company that facilitates the establishment of foreign firms in Somalia. The company is searching for Finnish companies that need support in entering the market.

Project descriptionThe company, established in 2016 is based in Mogadishu, Somalia and currently employs one to seven persons.

TALO Initiatives is a consulting firm registered in Somalia (Federal Government of Somalia and Somaliland) and it carries out research and consultancy work throughout the country. The company provides consultancy service for companies who want to reach out and introduce/sell their products to East Africa and especially Somalia. The company can provide links to reliable local contacts and market knowledge regarding Somali market. TALO Initiatives also can do due diligence in order to avert risks and they can help and facilitate visits to the country. According to the company they have a pool of experts throughout the country.

The customers so far have been international agencies such as USAID, DFID and NIS Foundation. The company has carried out researches and conducted activities related to:

1. AECOM, managing USAID-funded TIS+ Program (conducted facilitation of Conflict Mapping work in Gedo region of Somalia)

2. International Development Law Organization (IDLO) (carried out Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) for ADR Unit under Ministry of Justice, Federal Republic of Somalia)

3. NIS Foundation, which is implementing BLIS stabilization program (conducted Political Economic and Security Analysis in 5 district across Somalia)

4. Other partners of TALO include Ministry of Constitutional Affairs, Federal Government of Somalia (conducted Performance and Time Management training for the Ministry Staff)

The company is currently looking for partners that are establishing or hope to establish business operations in Somalia.


Number of employees7

Annual turnover in €0 - 0,5 million

Annual balance sheet total0 - 0,5 million

Certifications, standardsRegistered in Somalia and Somaliland