AFSIC Agenda – Wednesday 6th May 2020

Presentation Room 1

9:00 am

Panel: Attracting investment into Africa’s financial sector, what do investors want?

ROOM 1

Speakers

9:45 am

Panel: Banking on the future, growing income across the continent

ROOM 1

Speakers

  • Mark Richards Non Executive Director - CIB Bank Egypt
  • Saif Malik Head of Global Banking Africa & Middle East - Standard Chartered Bank

10:30 am

Panel: How to achieve strong investment returns in Africa’s banking sector

ROOM 1

Speakers

11:15 am

Networking Break

ROOM 1

11:45 am

Solo: How DFID is helping to mobilise private sector investment into Africa

ROOM 1

12:00 pm

Solo: Human Capital Leadership – The Ultimate Impact Investment

ROOM 1

Speaker

12:15 pm

Sponsor Slots

ROOM 1

1:00 pm

Lunch

ROOM 1

2:00 pm

Panel: Risk and Reward – How attractive are Africa’s insurance companies to investors?

ROOM 1

Speakers

  • Dorothy Maseke Group Head of Risk and Compliance - ICEA LION Group
  • Jérôme Katz Head of Group Strategy & Investment - MUA
  • Adewale Adewusi Head - Statistics, Research & Development - African Reinsurance Corporation

2:45 pm

Panel: Microfinance – Macro Returns? The reality of investing in Africa’s microfinance sector

ROOM 1

Speakers

3:30 pm

Networking Break

ROOM 1

4:00 pm

FSD Panel

ROOM 1

4:45 pm

FSD Panel

ROOM 1

Presentation Room 2

9:00 am

Panel: African fintech going global

ROOM 2

Speakers

9:45 am

Panel: Fintech investment opportunities beyond the payment solution

ROOM 2

Speakers

10:30 am

Solo: Global fintech industry outlook

ROOM 2

Speaker

10:45 am

Solo: Africa and responsible investing in digital financial services

ROOM 2

Speaker

  • Lory Camba Opem Global Lead - Responsible Finance, Financial Inclusion, SME and Digital Finance - IFC Financial Institutions Group

11:00 am

Solo: Technology and market expertise are crucial in moving money to, from and across Africa

ROOM 2

Speaker

11:15 am

Networking Break

ROOM 2

11:45 am

Quickfire Session – Africa’s most promising fintech investment opportunities

ROOM 2

Speakers

12:15 pm

Solo: Digitalization of Financial Institutions – Progress, Priorities and Challenges

ROOM 2

Speaker

  • Jessica Schicks Senior Investment Officer - Financial Institutions - BIO - Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries

12:30 pm

Solo: Bank Credit in Sub-Saharan Africa

ROOM 2

Speaker

  • Mahin Dissanayake Senior Director, Head of Bank Ratings: Sub-Saharan Africa - Fitch Ratings

12:45 pm

Sponsor Slot

ROOM 2

1:00 pm

Lunch

ROOM 2

2:00 pm

Solo: Scaling and growing African ventures

ROOM 2

Speaker

  • Guy Futi Managing Director Nigeria - On Demand Services - Jumia Group

2:15 pm

Panel: Mobilising Africa’s Domestic Savings to Finance Africa’s Growth

ROOM 2

Speakers

3:00 pm

Networking Break

ROOM 2

3:30 pm

Panel: Limited Partners (LPs) Impacting Sustainable Investment into Africa

ROOM 2

Speakers

4:15 pm

Quickfire Session – Africa’s Most Promising New Funds Preparing to Launch

ROOM 2

Speakers

Presentation Room 3

9:00 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in South Africa

ROOM 3

Speakers

11:00 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Zimbabwe

ROOM 3

Speakers

12:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Botswana

ROOM 3

Speakers

1:00 pm

Lunch

ROOM 3

1:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Mauritius

ROOM 3

Speakers

2:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Angola

ROOM 3

Speakers

3:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Zambia

ROOM 3

Speakers

4:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Namibia

ROOM 3

Speakers

Presentation Room 4

9:00 am

Country Focus Session: British Virgin Islands (BVI)

ROOM 4

10:00 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Egypt

ROOM 4

Speakers

  • Ahmed Ibrahim Chief Operating Officer - AMIC
  • Marianne Ghali Chairman & Managing Partner - Sphinx Private Equity Management
  • Wael Khattab Founder & Managing Partner - Feather Invest
  • Loay Amin Head of Finance - Commercial International Bank
  • Sherif Abdel Aal Managing Director, Regional Head of M&A - KAMCO Investment Company
  • Mohamed Reda Group CEO - SOLID Capital Group
  • Noha El Ghazaly Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking - Pharos Holding for Financial Investments
  • Khalil El Bawab Co-CEO & Managing Director - Misr Capital Investments
  • Ahmed El Saharty Vice President - The Rohatyn Group
  • Karim Helal Managing Director of Corporate Finance and Investor Relations - Tahrir Petrochemicals Corporation, S.A.E./ Carbon Holdings
  • Basil El-Baz Chairman and CEO - Carbon Holdings
  • Walid Labadi Country Manager - Egypt, Libya & Yemen - International Finance Corporation (IFC)

12:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Tunisia

ROOM 4

Speaker

1:00 pm

Lunch

ROOM 4

1:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Algeria

ROOM 4

Speakers

  • Rafik Boussa CEO - Grant Thornton, Algeria
  • Adel Hamaizia Committee-Vice Chairman - Oxford Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies Forum
  • Djohra Bellili Statistical Analyst - Algerian Social Security Fund

2:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Morocco

ROOM 4

Speakers

4:30 pm

Sponsor Slots

ROOM 4

Presentation Room 5

10:00 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Libya

ROOM 5

10:30 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Mozambique

ROOM 5

Speaker

11:00 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Malawi

ROOM 5

11:30 am

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Republic of the Congo

ROOM 5

Speaker

12:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Sao Tome and Principe

ROOM 5

Speaker

  • Pieter van Welzen Honorary Consul - Consulate of Sao Tome e Principe in The Netherlands

12:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Seychelles

ROOM 5

Speaker

1:00 pm

Lunch

ROOM 5

1:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Djibouti

ROOM 5

2:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Somalia

ROOM 5

Speakers

  • Abdallah Abdi Ali Consultant - Dahabshil Bank International
  • Tony Pelz Director - Shuraako; The Nordic Horn of Africa Opportunities Fund

2:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Mali

ROOM 5

Speaker

3:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Madagascar

ROOM 5

Speaker

  • Scott Reid Executive Director/CEO - American Chamber of Commerce in Madagascar

3:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Liberia

ROOM 5

Speaker

  • Bleejay Innis Chief Operating Officer - Tri Buchanan Development Corporation

4:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Gambia

ROOM 5

Speaker

4:30 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Comoros

ROOM 5

Speaker

5:00 pm

Country Focus Session: Investment Opportunities in Cape Verde

ROOM 5

Speaker