AFSIC Agenda – Friday 10th May 2018

Presentation Room 1

9:00 am

Solo

9:20 am

Solo: The Need for Patient and Donor Capital to support the development of Sustainable Businesses and Industry sectors

Speaker

  • Robert Jenkins Senior Partner and Chief Investment Officer - Phatisa, Sub-Saharan Africa

9:40 am

Solo: Africa Now

Speaker

10:00 am

Panel: Investment opportunities in Africa’s Infrastructure Sector

Moderator

Speakers

10:40 am

Networking Break

11:00 am

Solo: Renewable Energy Strategies for Africa

Speaker

  • Marc Immerman Principal - Metier Sustainable Capital, All Africa

11:20 am

Solo

11:40 am

Panel: Powering Africa’s Growth – Investing into Africa’s Energy and Renewable sectors

Moderator

  • Ope Onibokun Investment Specialist - Investec Asset Management, All Africa

Speakers

  • Emilio Cattaneo Executive Director - EAIF - Part of The Private Infrastructure Development Group, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Nico Tyabji Director of Strategic Partnerships - SunFunder, East & West Africa
  • Sam Preece CEO - Clean Invest Africa PLC, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Nicole Iseppi Director - ENGIE & Terrawatt Initiative, All Africa
  • Laura Sundblad Program Manager, Access to Finance - GOGLA, East & West Africa
  • Akinwole Omoboriowo Chairman & CEO - Genesis Energy Holding, All Africa
  • Jan Albert Valk Founder and CEO - Solarise Africa, All Africa

12:20 pm

Solo

12:40 pm

Solo

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

FSD Solo

2:20 pm

FSD Panel: Financing Real Estate and Affordable Housing

3:00 pm

Panel: Financing opportunities in Africa’s Real Estate sector

Moderator

Speakers

  • Lucio Frigo CEO - Materia, West & Southern Africa
  • Greg Pearson Managing Director - Gateway Delta, All Africa
  • David Harper Head of Capital Markets - Hotel Partners Africa, All Africa
  • Deon Bruwer CEO - Forum Properties Africa, All Africa
  • Anusha Naidu Corporate Finance and Funding Executive - Select Africa, All Africa
  • David Akinin Director - Atenu Developments/Emanya Capital Group, SADC
  • Xoliswa Daku CEO - Daku Group of Companies, South Africa

3:40 pm

Panel: Education Finance in Africa, experiences from regional players

Moderator

  • Yann Groeger Regional Manager Africa - BlueOrchard Finance S.A, All Africa

Speakers

  • Peter Hinton Senior Advisor, Low-Fee Schools - CapitalPlus Exchange (CapPlus), Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Steve Hollingworth President - Grameen Foundation
  • Andrew McCusker Head of Education Finance - Opportunity International, All Africa
  • Josephine Kibe PhD Operations Officer - The World Bank, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Malawi, Zambia, Ghana

4:20 pm

Panel: Investigating the pros and cons of Permanent Capital Vehicles, a longer term approach to investing in Africa

Speakers

Presentation Room 2

9:00 am

Solo: Credit trends in African sovereigns and banks

Speaker

  • Akin Majekodunmi Vice President - Senior Credit Officer - Moody's Investors Service, All Africa

9:20 am

Solo: Growing Africa’s Financial Sector and Deepening Africa’s Capital Markets

Speaker

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

9:40 am

Mobilizing Capital to help African SMEs Scale

Speaker

  • James Polan Vice President, Small & Medium Enterprise Finance - Overseas Private Investment Corporation, All Africa

10:00 am

Panel: Investment Opportunities and challenges in Africa’s banking sector

Moderator

  • George Bodo Head of SSA Banking Research - Ecobank Capital, Sub-Saharan Africa

Speakers

  • Bamidele Olalekan Oseni GM/Group Chief Risk Officer - I & M Bank Limited, East Africa
  • Albert Maasland Group CEO - Crown Agents Bank, All Africa
  • Beatrice Hamza Bassey Group General Counsel - Atlas Mara Limited, Sub-Saharan Africa (particularly Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe)
  • Dr. Konstantinos Tsanis Chief Innovation Officer - WEMA Bank/ALAT
  • Dennis Ezaga Group Head, Transaction Banking Products - First City Monument Bank Nigeria Limited, Nigeria

10:40 am

Networking Break

11:00 am

Solo: Latecomer entry strategies in Africa

Speaker

  • Rufaro Mucheka Head of Strategy & Rest of Africa - Nedbank, Sub-Saharan Africa

11:20 am

Solo: EIB Support to African SMEs via local banks and MFIs

Speakers

11:40 am

Panel: Synergies behind Microfinance and Impact Investment

Speakers

12:20 pm

Solo

12:40 pm

Solo

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

FSD Solo

2:20 pm

Panel: Investment opportunities in Africa’s insurance sector for long term investors, an analysis of the risks and rewards

Moderator

Speakers

  • Matt Lilley CEO Africa - Prudential plc, Ghana
  • Philip Hopkins Director of Investments - Equator Capital Partners, LLC, All Africa
  • Dr. Jens Koeke Chief Investment Officer - Allianz Africa, All Africa
  • Yann Pambou Head of Africa, Principal Investments and Private Equity - Swiss Re direct Investment, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Zeeshan Vazeer Private Equity Investor and Actuary - GGH, Sub-Saharan Africa

3:00 pm

Quick Fire: Before you Go Session – A quick overview of some interesting African investment opportunities

Speakers

Presentation Room 3

9:00 am

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Egypt – Country Session

Business Leader

  • Noha Shaker Founder and President - Egyptian Fintech Association (EFA), Egypt

10:00 am

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Kenya – Country Session

Business Leaders

Speaker

11:00 am

Sponsor Session

12:00 pm

Talent, Recruitment and Human Resources Business Enabler Session sponsored by Executives in Africa

Business Leader

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

BVI

2:30 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Mozambique – Country Session

Business Leader

  • Brice Beumo Managing Director - Head of West and Central Africa - Eaglestone Advisory B.V, Sub-Saharan Africa

3:00 pm

Financial Services Business Enabler Session

Business Leaders

4:00 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Namibia – Country Session

4:30 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Burkina Faso – Country Session

Business Leader

Presentation Room 4

9:00 am

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Morocco – Country Session

Business Leaders

10:00 am

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Tanzania – Country Session

Business Leaders

11:00 am

Sponsor Session

12:00 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Ghana – Country Session

Business Leaders

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in DRC – Country Session

Business Leaders

  • David McEvoy CEO Office - Trust Merchant Bank, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • François Kakese Manager, Consulting - Deloitte, DRC & Francophone Africa

2:30 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Angola – Country Session

Business Leader

3:00 pm

Corporate Communications, Marketing and Brand Business Enabler Session

4:00 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Liberia – Country Session

Business Leader

4:30 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Madagascar – Country Session

Business Leader

  • Rik Stamhuis Co-Founder & Managing Director - Jiro-Ve, East Africa