Country Sessions – Thursday 4th May 2018

The Country Sessions are informal networking events specifically designed to allow AFSIC delegates to strengthen and deepen their investment network in high potential African countries. Many of the country’s leading investors and dealmakers will be represented, some of whom are noted below. In most cases there will not be formal speeches or presentations allowing you the maximum possible time to identify potential investment opportunities, enhance your research capabilities and do deals.

Stream 1

9:30 am

Investment Opportunities in Kenya

Business Leaders

10:30 am

Investment Opportunities in Namibia

Business Leaders

  • Cacious Siboleka Private Equity Specialist - Government Institutions Pension Fund, Namibia, Africa
  • Jerome Kisting Managing Director/CIO - Baobab Capital, Namibia
  • Kaunapaua Ndilula Managing Director - Business Financial Solutions (BFS), SADC

11:30 am

Investment Opportunities in Tanzania

Business Leaders

1:30 pm

Investment Opportunities in Egypt

Business Leaders

  • Mohamed Elakhdar Managing Director - Investment Banking - Beltone Financial, Egypt
  • Wael Khattab Founder & Managing Partner - Feather Invest, Egypt
  • Sherif Abd Elaal Managing Director, Head of Investment Banking - Pharos Investment Banking, Egypt
  • Hassan Samir Managing Director - Prime Securities, Egypt
  • Michael Pearson Non-Executive Director - Tanmeyah Microfinance Services, Egypt

2:30 pm

Investment Opportunities in Nigeria

Business Leaders

3:30 pm

Investment Opportunities in Botswana

Business Leaders

  • Victor Zirebwa Head of Dealing - Imara Capital Securities, Botswana
  • Thapelo Tsheole Chief Executive Officer - Botswana Stock Exchange, Botswana
  • Chris Low Group Managing Director - Letshego Holdings Limited, Africa
  • Kenny Nwosu CEO - Norsad Finance, Southern Africa

Stream 2

10:00 am

Investment Opportunities in Uganda

Business Leaders

11:00 am

Investment Opportunities in Malawi

Business Leaders

  • Niall Haughey Chief Commercial Officer - Agricultural Commodity Exchange for Africa, Malawi
  • Mark Mikwamba Managing Director - Old Mutual Investment Group Malawi, Southern Africa

12:00 pm

Investment Opportunities in Zimbabwe

Business Leader

2:00 pm

Investment Opportunities in DRC

Business Leaders

3:00 pm

Investment Opportunities in South Africa

Business Leaders

  • Andrew Chimphondah Chief Executive Officer - Housing Investment Partners (Pty) Ltd, South Africa
  • Phillip Myburgh Partner (CEO) - Ethos Mezzanine Partners, Eastern & Southern Africa
  • Andrew Schultz Head of Sales - Investec, Africa
  • Paul Boynton Chief Executive Officer - Old Mutual Alternative Investments (OMAI), South Africa
  • Carlo Dickson Managing Director - Ke Nako Capital, South Africa
  • Brett Mallen Acting Head of Africa - Sanlam Africa Investments

4:00 pm

Investment Opportunities in Somalia/Eritrea

Business Leader

  • Tony Pelz Director, Shuraako - One Earth Future Foundation, Somalia