AFSIC Agenda – Wednesday 8th May 2019

Presentation Room 1

1:10 pm

Welcome Remarks

Speaker

1:20 pm

Solo

1:40 pm

Panel: This is Africa’s Century, a broad overview of Africa’s economic direction, and investment opportunities

Speakers

  • Nabeel Laher Head: International Private Equity - Old Mutual Alternative Investments, All Africa
  • Charles Robertson Global Chief Economist - Renaissance Capital, All Africa
  • Diana Amoa Portfolio Manager - JP Morgan Asset Management, All Africa

2:20 pm

Panel: An Analysis of Credit Investment Opportunities in Africa’s Financial Services Sector

Moderator

  • Nigel Smith Head of Debt Advisory and Restructuring, East Africa - KPMG East Africa, Kenya

Speakers

3:00 pm

Panel: What is the outlook for Africa’s listed equity universe?

Moderator

  • David Grayson Chief Executive Officer - Auerbach Grayson & Company, Pan-Africa

Speakers

  • Jonathan Kruger Portfolio Manager & Director - Adventis, Africa excluding South Africa
  • Asha Mehta Lead Portfolio Manager - Acadian Asset Management, All Africa
  • Paul Clark Portfolio Manager - Ashburton Investments, Africa excluding South Africa
  • Franklin Olakunle Amoo Managing Partner - Baylis Emerging Markets, West, Central & East Africa
  • Peter Leger Head of Global Frontier Markets - Coronation Fund Managers, All Africa

3:40 pm

Networking Break

4:00 pm

Panel: Where to find Africa’s most attractive credit investment opportunities

Moderator

  • Nimit Shah Partner - Helios Investment Partners, All Africa

Speakers

  • Brandon Quinn Co-Founder and CEO - Saffron Wealth, All Africa
  • Johan Marnewick Head of Credit Alternatives - Stanlib, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Kaan Nazli Senior Economist - Neuberger Berman, All Africa
  • Steven Loubser Fund Manager - Investec Asset Management, Pan-Africa

4:40 pm

Panel: What are the most attractive financial sector listed equity opportunities in Africa?

Moderator

Speakers

Presentation Room 2

2:00 pm

Solo: Navigating Africa’s Development Agenda

Speaker

  • Brenton Lalu Specialist: Africa - Public Investment Corporation, All Africa

2:20 pm

Networking Event: Meet Africa’s Leading Development Finance Institutions and the International Financial Institutions driving Africa’s development

Speakers

  • Johann Choux Head of Equity - Financial Institutions & Innovation - Proparco, All Africa
  • Michael Fischer Director - Financial Institutions Africa - DEG - German Investment and Development Company
  • Alexis Losseau Investment Officer - BIO-Invest, East Africa
  • Bas Rekvelt Manager Financial Institutions Africa - FMO, All Africa
  • John Esther NE AFRICA Coverage Executive - TDB, East & Southern Africa
  • Antti Urvas Associate Director Financial Institutions - Finnfund, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Kurt Morriesen Senior Advisor of Impact Investments - UNDP, All Africa
  • Jussi Ahonen Investment Manager - Finnfund, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Christopher Balliet Bleziri Principal Investment Officer - West African Development Bank (WADB/BOAD), West Africa
  • Juan Jose Garcia Principal and Regional Syndications Lead, Sub-Saharan Africa & Latin America - International Finance Corporation (IFC), Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Abdessamad Abouti Principal Trader - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), North Africa
  • Arnaud de Lavalette Senior Project Manager - ADA
  • Mouchili Mayoua Operation Team Leader (Transport) - Islamic Development Bank, West Africa
  • Richard Amor Head of Implementation and Business Development for operations in Africa - European Investment Bank, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Francesco Ambrogetti Innovative Finance and Partnership Advisor - UNCDF, Least Developed Countries
  • Andreas Davidsen Senior Investment Manager - Norfund, Sub-Saharan Africa

3:40 pm

Networking Break

4:00 pm

Networking Event: Meet the Seed Funders, Incubators, Accelerators and Venture Capital Funds accelerating the growth of Africa’s best new companies

Speakers

  • Allie Burns Managing Director - Village Capital, All Africa
  • Dan Zook Executive Director - ISF Advisors, East Africa
  • Jerome Kisting Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer - Baobab Capital, Southern Africa
  • Leonard Stiegeler General Manager & Member of the Board of Directors - Ringier Africa AG, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Matthew Gordon Partner - Ptolemy, All Africa
  • Bertin Ntekereze Managing Partner - Afrinet Capital LLC, East Africa
  • Ben Botes Group CEO - SeedsLife Caban Impact Investment LLP, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Aaron Fu MD - MEST Africa, All Africa
  • Dominic Berger CEO - Angel Equity International, All Africa
  • Maxime Bayen Insights Director - Ecosystem Accelerator - GSMA, All Africa
  • Raj Wanniappa CEO - Future Horizon Technologies, South Africa
  • Kenza Lahlou Founder and Managing Partner - Outlierz Ventures, All Africa
  • Job Collins Okello Chairman - Astuven Capital, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Takuma Terakubo Founder & CEO - Leapfrog Ventures Inc., Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, South Africa
  • Tanya van Lill CEO - SAVCA, Southern Africa
  • Haakon Brunell Co-Founder & Managing Partner - Katapult Accelerator, All Africa
  • Eghosa Omoigui Managing General Partner - EchoVC, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Erick Yong CEO - GreenTec Capital Partners, Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Rodrigue FouaFou CEO/Co-Founder - HartNamtemah Inc., All Africa

Presentation Room 3

2:00 pm

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

2:30 pm

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

Business Leader

3:00 pm

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

Business Leaders

  • Ababacar Diaw Chief Executive Officer - Impaxis Securities, West Africa/WAEMU
  • Sega Balde Secretary General - West African Bankers' Association (WEBA), West Africa

Presentation Room 4

2:00 pm

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

2:30 pm

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

Business Leader

3:00 pm

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

Business Leaders