AFSIC Agenda – Thursday 3rd May 2018

Presentation Room 1

9:00 am

Keynote Solo

9:30 am

Keynote Solo

10:00 am

Solo

Moderator

10:20 am

Tanzania: Operating Environment

Moderator

Speaker

10:40 am

Networking Break – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

11:00 am

Consolidation as a Catalyst for Growth in African Financial Services

Moderator

  • Olga Sclovscaia Global Head, Sector Manager, Operations, Financial Institutions & Capital Markets - World Bank Group/MIGA, Africa

Speaker

  • Chuma Ajene Head of Investments and Corporate Development - Atlas Mara Limited, Sub-Saharan Africa

11:20 am

Financial inclusion and poverty

Moderator

  • Olga Sclovscaia Global Head, Sector Manager, Operations, Financial Institutions & Capital Markets - World Bank Group/MIGA, Africa

Speaker

11:40 am

Digitalize the customer:- Zanaco3.0 – Zambia’s Digital Bank

Moderator

  • Olga Sclovscaia Global Head, Sector Manager, Operations, Financial Institutions & Capital Markets - World Bank Group/MIGA, Africa

Speaker

12:00 pm

Panel: The ongoing revolution in African banking, risks and opportunities across the continent

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Banking is changing at an unprecedented rate bringing new opportunity but also risks; Alternative delivery channels in banking; How fintech and traditional banking models are combining to provide new ...

Moderator

  • Brett Mallen Acting Head of Africa - Sanlam Africa Investments

Speakers

  • Bamidele Olalekan Oseni GM/Group Chief Risk Officer - I & M Bank Limited, Kenya
  • David McEvoy Trust Merchant Bank, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Philip Hopkins Director of Investments - Equator Capital Partners, LLC, Africa
  • Serge Mian Head of Investor Relations - Oragroup SA (Orabank Group), Togo
  • Sega Balde Secretary General of the West African Bankers' Association - West African Bankers' Association, West Africa

12:50 pm

Lunch – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

2:00 pm

Panel Sponsored by CGAP: From millions to billions: The growing investment opportunities in PAYGo solar and other asset financing companies

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Opportunities and challenges to investing in this emerging sector, using recent transactions as case studies; How digital technology is making it possible to provide financing for low-income household...

2:40 pm

Panel: An examination of African fintech investment opportunities

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Beyond payments, wallets and transfers; Essential investment for the last mile of financial inclusion; Investors ensuring that fintech becomes more inclusive; How AI is combining with fintech in provi...

Moderator

Speakers

3:20 pm

Networking Break – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

3:40 pm

Leveraging technological innovation to lower real and perceived risks in Africa for financial institutions and investors

Moderator

Speaker

  • Albert Maasland Chief Executive Officer - Crown Agents Bank, Sub-Saharan Africa

4:00 pm

Financial services to refugees, the case of RUFI-South Sudan – Uganda

Moderator

Speaker

  • Resi Janssen Senior Investment Manager - Cordaid Investment Management, East Africa

4:20 pm

Panel: Investment opportunities in Africa’s microfinance sector

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Combining mobile payments with microfinance services to create a fertile ground for innovation; Harnessing co -operative competition to expand market boundaries; PPP and patient capital creating a dev...

Moderator

  • John Lwande Program Director, ABF (Africa Board Fellowship) Program - Accion, Africa

Speakers

Presentation Room 2

9:00 am

Keynote Solo

Moderator

9:30 am

Keynote Solo

Moderator

10:00 am

Digital Banking Revolution: Adapt or Die?”

Moderator

  • Peter Bartlett MD, Head of Sales Frontiers & Africa - Renaissance Capital, All Africa

Speaker

10:20 am

The Top 10 Rules of Partnering with Private Equity Firms

Moderator

  • Peter Bartlett MD, Head of Sales Frontiers & Africa - Renaissance Capital, All Africa

Speaker

  • Souleymane Ba Partner - Helios Investment Partners LLP, Pan-African, Africa

10:40 am

Networking Break – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

11:00 am

Solo

Moderator

  • Franck Alain Behiblo Managing Director Corporate Development - Quantum Global AG, Sub-Saharan Africa

11:20 am

Basel II/III Implementation in the WAEMU Region: Opportunities and Threats

Moderator

  • Franck Alain Behiblo Managing Director Corporate Development - Quantum Global AG, Sub-Saharan Africa

Speaker

  • Wilfried Tamegnon Senior Investment Officer - International Finance Corporation, West and Central Africa

11:40 am

Mezzanine finance

Moderator

  • Franck Alain Behiblo Managing Director Corporate Development - Quantum Global AG, Sub-Saharan Africa

Speaker

  • Phillip Myburgh Partner (CEO) - Ethos Mezzanine Partners, Eastern & Southern Africa

12:00 pm

Panel: Meet the DFIs – How to attract DFI backing

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Defining the key factors to consider when trying to attract DFI Capital; How does a structured investment fund work? What types of clients do DFIs look for;

Moderator

  • H. John Wilson Manager, IFC Financial Institutions Group - IFC, Africa

Speakers

  • Sanjeev Gupta Executive Director & Head of Financial Services - Africa Finance Corporation, All Africa
  • Antti Urvas Associate Director - Finnfund, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Carole Maman Chief Investment Officer - Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries - BIO, Africa
  • Laura Knierim Investment Manager - KfW, Africa

12:50 pm

Lunch – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

2:00 pm

FSDA Sponsored Afternoon

2:20 pm

FSDA Sponsored Afternoon

2:40 pm

FSDA Sponsored Afternoon

3:20 pm

Networking Break – Sponsored by FSDA

3:40 pm

FSDA Sponsored Afternoon

4:00 pm

FSDA Sponsored Afternoon

4:20 pm

FSDA Sponsored Afternoon