AFSIC Agenda – Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Presentation Room 1

1:50 pm

Opening Remarks

Speaker

2:00 pm

Keynote Solo

Speaker

  • Temi Ofong Co-Chief Executive: Corporate and Investment Banking - Barclays Africa Group, All Africa

2:20 pm

Panel: Investment Opportunities in North Africa

Speakers

  • Najwa El Iraki Managing Partner - AfricaDev Consulting Ltd
  • Mohamed Elakhdar Managing Director - Investment Banking - Beltone Financial, Egypt
  • Karim El Hnot CEO - Sogecapital Gestion, Morocco
  • Sherif Abd Elaal Managing Director, Head of Investment Banking - Pharos Investment Banking, Egypt
  • Albert Alsina Founder and CEO - Mediterrania Capital Partners, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Wael Khattab Founder & Managing Partner - Feather Invest, Egypt

3:10 pm

Panel: Investment Opportunities in East Africa

Moderator

  • Suresh Samuel Managing Director - Overseas Private Investment Corporation, East Africa

Speakers

  • Edwin H. Dande Chief Executive Officer - Cytonn Investments, East Africa
  • Abraham Kamau Director, Business Origination - Miradi Capital, Africa
  • Saad Sheikh Head of private investments - TLG Capital, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Micheal Akampa CEO & Co-founder - Traction Capital, East Africa
  • Kato Mukuru MD, Head of Frontier Research - EFG Hermes, Africa

4:00 pm

Networking Break – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

4:20 pm

Panel: Investment Opportunities in Southern Africa

Speakers

7:00 pm

Meet African Dealmaker’s Networking Event (ticket only event and space is limited) sponsored by CDC

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You are invited to attend the “Meet African Dealmakers” Networking Event on the evening of Wednesday 2nd May 2018 at Chino Latino, an award winning restaurant, in the Park Plaza Riverbank, London...

Presentation Room 2

2:20 pm

Panel: Investment Opportunities in West Africa

Moderator

Speakers

3:10 pm

Panel: Mobilising Increased International Capital Into Africa

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Examining if and why global investors are underweight Africa; Identifying the strategies to define the right investment opportunities in Africa; Promoting the expansion of direct investment and invest...

Moderator

Speakers

4:00 pm

Networking Break – Sponsorship Opportunity Available

4:20 pm

Panel: Can African local currency investing provide adequate returns?

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Local currency investing brings currency risk for foreign investors; An examination of the real risks and returns; Mobilising funding for financial inclusion through local capital markets; Reviewing l...

Moderator

  • Cédric Mbeng Mezui Coordinator of African Financial Markets Initiative - African Development Bank, Africa

Speakers

  • Douglas (Pug) Bennet COO - GuarantCo, Africa
  • James Doree Managing Director - Lion's Head Global Partners, Africa
  • Brice Beumo Managing Director - Head of West and Central Africa - Eaglestone Advisory B.V, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Jean Craven Director & Joint Chief Investment Officer - Barak Fund Management, Africa

7:00 pm

“Meet African Dealmakers” Networking Event (ticket only event and space is limited) sponsored by CDC

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You are invited to attend the “Meet African Dealmakers” Networking Event on the evening of Wednesday 2nd May 2018 at Chino Latino, an award winning restaurant, in the Park Plaza Riverbank, London...