AFSIC Agenda – Thursday 9th May 2019

Presentation Room 1

9:00 am

Partnering with Private Equity Firms

Speaker

  • Souleymane Ba Partner - Helios Investment Partners LLP, All Africa

9:20 am

Solo

9:40 am

Solo: Growth Equity Investment plays in Africa

Speaker

10:00 am

Panel: Where are Africa’s big investment opportunities. Learning from the experience of Africa’s Private Equity investors.

Moderator

Speakers

  • Cobus Visagie Group CEO - Africa Merchant Capital, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • David Webb Managing Partner & CIO - Emerging Markets Development Partners LLP
  • Adesuwa Okunbo Partner & Managing Director - Syntaxis Capital Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Afsane Jetha CEO & Managing Partner - Alta Semper Capital, All Africa
  • Ioto Iotov Manager - AfricInvest, Pan-Africa

10:40 am

Networking Break

11:00 am

Solo: Impact Investing, What we have learnt – Symbiotic’s experience of investing in more than 20 African countries

Speaker

  • Vincent Lehner Head of Markets - Symbiotics, Investment and TA Manager of REGMIFA, All Africa

11:20 am

Solo: Investing in Africa – How Fintech is Driving Financial Inclusion across Africa

Speaker

11:40 am

Panel: High impact investing, how to invest successfully, generate superior returns and make a difference

Moderator

  • Jarri Jung Regional Manager Africa & Middle East - Triple Jump, All Africa

Speakers

  • Aunnie Patton Power Founder - Intelligent Impact, All Africa
  • Patrick Ball Senior Investment Manager - Africa - Incofin Investment Management, Pan-African
  • Frank Streppel Global Head of Investments, Emerging Markets Department - Triodos Investment Management BV, Uganda, Tanzania, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Tunisia, Angola, Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, Senegal
  • Kunal Doshi Investment Professional - Capricorn Investment Group, All Africa
  • Max Bock Vice President, Sustainable Investments - DWS (Deutsche Bank), West Africa
  • Ashraf Esmael Chief Development Officer - GroFin, All Africa

12:20 pm

Solo

12:40 pm

Solo

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

Solo: Competent ownership of financial institutions

Speaker

  • Erik Sandersen Executive Vice President - Financial Institutions - Norfund, Sub-Saharan Africa

2:20 pm

Solo

2:40 pm

Panel: Asset Management in Africa, the rapid growth of Africa’s Asset Management industry and an analysis of the opportunities and challenges within the sector

Speakers

3:20 pm

Networking Break

3:40 pm

Panel: How to use Crowdfunding and other Investor platforms to assist African companies to raise debt and Equity

Moderator

  • Kevin Allen Founding Chairman - African Crowdfunding Association, All Africa

Speakers

4:20 pm

Panel: Ways to Mitigate your Risk while benefiting from higher returns experienced in African investments

Speakers

  • Hoda Atia Moustafa Africa Regional Head - Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Thomas Heinig Senior Project Manager - KfW Development, All Africa
  • Lasitha Perera CEO - GuarantCo - Part of The Private Infrastructure Development Group, All Africa

Presentation Room 2

9:00 am

Solo

9:20 am

Solo

9:40 am

Solo: UK Government services to Investors in Africa

Speaker

  • Emma Wade-Smith Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for Africa - Department for International Trade, All Africa

10:00 am

FSD Panel: The Future of African Capital Markets

10:40 am

Networking Break

11:00 am

Solo: Developing Capital Markets in Africa

Speaker

11:20 am

Solo: African Investments – what are the opportunities and challenges in accessing diversification and attractive returns for clients?

Speaker

11:40 am

FSD Panel

12:20 pm

Solo

12:40 pm

Solo

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

Solo: Using Fintech to scale up commercial investment in African micro enterprises

Speaker

2:20 pm

Solo: Underwriting with Machine Learning & Alternative Data Sources

Speaker

  • Nick Handel Head of Data Science - Branch International, All Africa

2:40 pm

Solo: Harnessing the power of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to prosper Africans

Speaker

3:00 pm

Panel: The Rise of Blockchain Solutions and Impactful Finance

Moderator

Speakers

3:40 pm

Networking Break

4:00 pm

Quick Fire: Fintech Innovation Opportunities

Moderators

Speakers

Presentation Room 3

9:00 am

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in South Africa – Country Session

Business Leaders

  • Lanz Zulu Chief Operating Officer - Innovate Holdings Zambia Limited, SADC
  • Kelebogile Moloko Chief Investment Officer - Prowess Investment Managers, South Africa
  • Samantha Pokroy CEO - Sanari Capital, South Africa
  • Lynette Ntuli Chief Executive Officer - Innate Investment Solutions, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Cathy Goddard CEO - Firebird Fund Managers, South Africa

10:00 am

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Nigeria – Country Session sponsored by Sefton Ross

Business Leaders

  • Babatunde Daramola Executive Director Finance, Systems and Investments - Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc, Nigeria
  • Jimoh Ibrahim President Infastructural Development in Africa - Africa Infrastructural Development Funding Dubai, All Africa
  • Fatumata Soukouna Coker GMD - Ygroup Holdings Inc, West Africa
  • Andrei Ugarov Partner - PwC, West & Central Africa
  • Adetayo Adeyemi Managing Director/CEO - Gaa Akanbi Micro-Finance Bank, All Africa
  • Ibrahim Onaleye Professor - Braton & Associate Group, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Ayodeji Sobulo Managing Director - Addosser Micro-finance Bank Limited, Nigeria

11:00 am

Sponsor Session

12:00 pm

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

Business Leaders

  • Thapelo Tsheole Chief Executive Officer - Botswana Stock Exchange Limited
  • Babatunde Daramola Executive Director Finance, Systems and Investments - Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc, Nigeria

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

Jersey Finance

2:30 pm

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

Business Leader

3:00 pm

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

Business Leaders

4:00 pm

Meet Business Leaders and Discover Investment Opportunities in Cote D’Ivoire – Country Session

Business Leaders

  • Sega Balde Secretary General - West African Bankers' Association (WEBA), West Africa
  • Dominique Kadja Head, Legal & Company Secretary - Standard Chartered Bank, Cote d’Ivoire And West Africa Monetary Union (WAMU)
  • Douty Fadiga Deals Leader - PwC Côte d'Ivoire, Sub-Saharan Francophone Africa
  • Youssouf Carius Managing Director - Pulsar Partners, West & East Africa
  • Dr. Edoh Kossi Amenounve CEO - BRVM & DC/BR, West Africa
  • Kouafilann A. Sory CEO - Fidelis Finance Group, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire

4:30 pm

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

Speaker

Presentation Room 4

9:00 am

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

10:00 am

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

Business Leader

11:00 am

Sponsor Session

12:00 pm

Software, Systems and Technology Solution Business Enabler Session

1:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm

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

Business Leaders

  • Lelemba Phiri Principal - Africa Trust Group, SADC
  • Lanz Zulu Chief Operating Officer - Innovate Holdings Zambia Limited, SADC
  • Michiel Botman Managing Director - Veris Investments, Sub-Saharan Africa

2:30 pm

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

Business Leader

  • Zandile Shaba Chief Executive Officer - New Finance Bank Malawi Limited, Southern Africa

3:00 pm

Corporate, Fund Administration and Trust Services Business Enabler Session

4:00 pm

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

Business Leaders

4:30 pm

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

Business Leader

  • Douty Fadiga Deals Leader - PwC Côte d'Ivoire, Sub-Saharan Francophone Africa