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AFSIC Investing in Africa Event

Anybody may register and attend AFSIC – Investing in Africa.

  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa. As an African business leader attending AFSIC you can:

  • Hold multiple highly focused business and investment meetings with the continent’s most important institutional investors and business leaders;
  • Develop strong, enduring and mutually rewarding relationships with many of the leading investors globally;
  • Explore ways in which to grow your company’s revenues and promote your goods, products and services within the Africa and global business and investment community;
  • Pre-arrange individual one on one meetings using the Event and Meeting app up to one month prior to AFSIC;
  • Avoid the requirement to travel to multiple investors in different countries by meeting a large number of business leaders and investors at AFSIC in one place at one time, saving a huge amount of time and expense;
  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Meet leading financial intermediaries and dealmakers such as commercial and investment bankers, research analysts, equity and debt sales people and corporate financiers who may be of considerable use to your company’s growth strategy by facilitating debt and equity investments into your company or helping you to identify acquisition or merger opportunities on the continent.
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

The event attracts many of:

  • Africa’s most dynamic business leaders and entrepreneurs representing the continent’s most exciting and investor-ready African business and investment opportunities.
  • Africa’s most important institutional investors. These investors include listed and private equity firms, direct investors, endowments, foundations, family offices, private banks, sovereign wealth funds, development finance institutions, IFIs, impact investors and financial sector investors.
  • In addition, due to the strong investment focus, AFSIC attracts a wide range of Africa focused dealmakers including stockbrokers, equity and fixed income sales executives, research analysts, investment bankers, and corporate financiers, both those based in Africa and those based in major financial centers around the world. These dealmakers are very important sources of deal flow for investors, and act as an intermediary between African companies seeking new capital or new business opportunities and investors looking for high quality investment opportunities.

Investors, dealmakers and African business leaders have multiple opportunities to network with each other ranging from informal country focused sessions, networking breaks, evening entertainment, a sophisticated integrated Event and Meeting app, plus dedicated meeting tables and rooms.

Why not search our online Africa Business Community to discover some of Africa’s most important investors, business leaders, and dealmakers.

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

AFSIC is wholly focused on providing the ultimate networking and investment origination experience for Africa’s investment leaders, and focuses on matching appropriate investment opportunities with many of Africa’s most important investors.

Africa is the second fastest growing region in the world. Global investors are positioning themselves to understand the increasingly evident investment opportunities across Africa in greater depth. However, with 54 countries in Africa travel time and costs can be prohibitive so bringing together many of the most exciting companies into one event – AFSIC – at one time has proven very attractive to investors.

As a result AFSIC is attended by a wide range of investors such as:

  • listed and private equity funds,
  • direct investors,
  • endowments,
  • foundations,
  • family offices,
  • infrastructure funds,
  • private banks,
  • sovereign wealth funds,
  • Development Finance Institutions,
  • IFIs,
  • impact investors,
  • microfinance investors
  • fund of fund investors
  • alongside a wide range of Africa-based investors.

The entire structure of AFSIC is designed to bring together investors with investment opportunities in Africa. The event has multiple investment-focused networking events, including free flowing networking sessions, sector focused streams and country summits focused on Africa’s most exciting economies while the agenda profiles the continent’s most exciting investment opportunities and most successful investors.

AFSIC provides you with an unparalleled opportunity to originate, research and execute highly profitable investments across the continent. In addition to the networking benefits you will:

  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

AFSIC is wholly focused on providing the ultimate networking and investment origination experience for Africa’s investment leaders, and focuses on matching appropriate investment opportunities with many of Africa’s most important investors.

Africa is the second fastest growing region in the world. Global investors are positioning themselves to understand the increasingly evident investment opportunities across Africa in greater depth. However, with 54 countries in Africa travel time and costs can be prohibitive so bringing together many of the most exciting companies into one event – AFSIC – at one time has proven very attractive to investors.

As a result AFSIC is attended by a wide range of investors such as:

  • listed and private equity funds,
  • direct investors,
  • endowments,
  • foundations,
  • family offices,
  • infrastructure funds,
  • private banks,
  • sovereign wealth funds,
  • Development Finance Institutions,
  • IFIs,
  • impact investors,
  • microfinance investors
  • fund of fund investors
  • alongside a wide range of Africa-based investors.

The entire structure of AFSIC is designed to bring together investors with investment opportunities in Africa. The event has multiple investment-focused networking events, including free flowing networking sessions, sector focused streams and country summits focused on Africa’s most exciting economies while the agenda profiles the continent’s most exciting investment opportunities and most successful investors.

AFSIC provides you with an unparalleled opportunity to originate, research and execute highly profitable investments across the continent. In addition to the networking benefits you will:

  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

AFSIC is designed to match business and investment opportunities in Africa with suitable counterparts facilitating the growth of business and investment across Africa.

The wide spread of business leaders attending from across Africa attracts a significant proportion of major institutional investors focused on investment into Africa and a wide variety of dealmakers (such as investment bankers, corporate finance executives, fixed income and equity traders and salespeople) focused on intermediating investment into Africa.

You will benefit from attending if you are a business leader from an African company in one of the following sectors:

Financial Sector: Including Banks; Insurance companies; Microfinance companies; Fintech companies; Leasing companies; Development Banks; Export Import focused banks and organizations; Factoring Companies; Savings & Loans companies and SACCOs; African based investment companies; fund and asset managers.

Health Sector

Technology & Fintech Sector

Education Sector

Infrastructure Sector, including communications, real estate, construction, water, waste, transport companies

Agriculture Sector

Energy Sector, including renewables, and power

Services Sector

Natural Resources Sector

Consumer Sector, including Tourism and Leisure

AFSIC hosts multiple sector specific streams as well as Country Summits focused on highlighting the most attractive investment opportunities in Africa’s fastest growing and most dynamic economies.

In addition, you will:

  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa will host more than 300 speakers who will share their insights, expertise and showcase investment opportunities through solo presentations, panels, round-tables, country sessions and networking events. The speakers and their corporate profiles are available on the AFSIC website when the agenda is released about six months before the event.

If you want to make a speaker submission kindly refer to the speaker submission guidelines on our website for further information.

The printable agenda for AFSIC – Investing in Africa will be available on the AFSIC website approximately one month prior to the event. Unforeseen changes to the agenda can be made at any time so it is recommended that delegates check the online agenda for the latest programme.

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

The wide spread of business leaders attending from all sectors in Africa attracts a significant proportion of major investors focused on investment into Africa and a wide variety of dealmakers (such as investment bankers, corporate finance executives, fixed income and equity traders and salespeople) focused on intermediating investment into Africa.

AFSIC is entirely focused on matching Africa’s most attractive and dynamic businesses with business and investment partners. The whole fabric of the event is designed to maximise the opportunities for business leaders to match with appropriate counterparts to facilitate the growth of revenue, trade and investment with Africa.

Core components of AFSIC include:

  • Strong sessions focused on Africa’s most attractive business sectors including: Banking, Insurance, Microfinance, Fintech, Agriculture, Climate Change, Education, Extractives, Energy, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Natural Resources (Oil & Gas, Mining, Forestry), Retail, Technology, Tourism, Transport and Logistics, Waste and Water.
  • Integrated and dynamic Country Summits focusing in on the best business and investment opportunities in Africa’s largest and fastest growing economies, and allowing attendees to deepen their market knowledge in a very short period of time.
  • Quickfire Sessions, profiling multiple opportunities in a short period of time. Allowing attendees to grow knowledge of a very wide range of business and investment opportunities within a concise period of time.
  • Multiple Networking Sessions, designed as free flowing sessions, to facilitate companies meeting investors for short introductory meetings.

Business leaders from other sectors are strongly encouraged to attend to broaden their network with investors focused on Africa and with many of the continent’s most proactive dealmakers.

In addition, you will:

  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

AFSIC is entirely focused on highlighting Africa’s most promising business and investment opportunities and offering Africa’s business leaders the opportunity to hold highly focused investment meetings with the continent’s most important investors and proactive dealmakers. The success of AFSIC is measured by the substantial number of successful investment transactions that arise as a result of the event.

This strong investment and networking focus is supported by:

  • A packed agenda including over 300+ speakers and country session participants plus the profiling of many of Africa’s most important investors and business leaders;
  • Multiple country summits focused on introducing key business leaders and investors and showcasing some of Africa’s most dynamic economies top business and investment opportunities with informal networking time to facilitate relationship building;
  • Our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !
  • An integrated Event and Meeting app which goes live 4 weeks prior to the event allowing delegates to introduce themselves to each other, promote their business activities and arrange their timetable during AFSIC, thus maximizing the opportunity to hold multiple, effective and high quality meetings while at the event;
  • Multiple networking sessions, social events and lunches designed to provide delegates with the opportunity to create new profitable business alliances;
  • Dedicated meeting tables (pre-booking essential) allowing delegates to hold their meetings in a reserved location for the duration of AFSIC;
  • Evening entertainment offered by sponsors which allows informal networking in a relaxed environment.

In summary, AFSIC is specifically designed to maximize networking opportunities between business leaders in Africa, significant African investors and dealmakers such as investment bankers. Delegates will depart AFSIC with a significantly enhanced ability to originate and conclude business deals across the continent.

An intuitive Event and Meeting App is available to all fully registered and paid delegates one month prior to AFSIC. This app provides investors and African companies with the opportunity to arrange investment focused meetings well ahead of AFSIC.

AFSIC delegates can then communicate their investment requirements and explore investment parameters ahead of the event, resulting in highly targeted investment meetings at AFSIC. Please note that all delegates attending AFSIC are responsible for arranging their own meetings and meeting schedules are not pre-prepared for attending delegates.

Meeting tables can be pre-reserved for the duration of AFSIC to facilitate meetings. This is encouraged where delegates envisage holding multiple meetings. Alternatively, meetings can be arranged in a more casual manner at a general one on one meeting point where a limited amount of seating is available on a first come first served basis. In addition, the agenda has been designed to provide a number of networking events throughout the duration of AFSIC allowing multiple opportunities for interaction between the Senior Executives attending AFSIC.

Remember that you can also contact members of our Africa Business Community at any time, and use our AFSIC African Investments Dashboard and Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard at any time FREE.

  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

The wide spread of business leaders attending from all sectors in Africa attracts a significant proportion of major investors focused on investment into Africa and a wide variety of dealmakers (such as investment bankers, corporate finance executives, fixed income and equity traders and salespeople) focused on intermediating investment into Africa.

There are multiple networking sessions at AFSIC. Each is designed to maximise the opportunity for delegates to meet, connect and do business with other attendees.

The networking sessions include:

  • Free flowing networking sessions focused on facilitating meeting specific types of investors, e.g. private equity investors, development finance institutions, as well as sessions focused on business sectors e.g. agriculture, financial services, education, health etc.
  • Country Summits, focused on highlighting the most attractive investment opportunities in many of Africa’s most dynamic economies. These summits are designed to help you grow your network in specific African countries, you can expect to meet leading investors, dealmakers and business leaders in Country Summits.
  • Multiple evening events allowing delegates to relax in informal settings.

In addition, attending AFSIC will help you:

  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

Our Country Summits focus on highlighting business and investment opportunities in Africa’s most dynamic economies. Typically Country Summits cover countries like:

Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, DRC, Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana, Botswana, Mauritius, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Morocco, Zambia, Tunisia, Algeria, Tanzania

Delegates attending a country session can expect

  • to gain a deep understanding of many of the country’s most exciting and potentially profitable investment opportunities;
  • an understanding of local investment considerations, laws, regulations, and taxation structures;
  • to develop a broad and useful network of business and investment leaders in that country.

Country Summits range from short sessions (up to 2 hours), medium sessions (up to 4 hours), half day and full day length. Attendance is free to registered delegates of AFSIC, and the summits are held within the main event venue.

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

The Quickfire sessions provide African companies wanting to raise capital with a minimum 5-minute slot to pitch their investment proposition to investors. Informal networking time following the session provides the opportunity for investors to meet with the African companies who have presented.

Attending AFSIC will help you:

  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with investors and other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

The solos, panels, sector streams and country summits vary in length. The online agenda provides the length of each session.

The list of exhibitors will be available on the AFSIC website approximately three months prior to the event and delegates will receive a floor plan of exhibitors upon on-site registration. If you would like to enquire about exhibition space, please contact our Head of Marketing and Communications Emma Rynn at emma@afsic.net

All AFSIC delegates have access to a highly intuitive and interactive Event and Meeting app. The AFSIC Event and Meeting app is opened one month prior to AFSIC and closes one week after AFSIC, allowing delegates a significant period prior to AFSIC to prepare for important meetings at the event.

If you envisage an intensive schedule of one-to-one meetings, it is recommended that you pre-book an individual meeting table to facilitate meetings at AFSIC. The meeting table is then available for your use during the entirety of AFSIC. Bookings can be made on the Registration page of the AFSIC website www.afsic.net

AFSIC – Investing in Africa is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.

As a high quality, investment focused event, AFSIC attracts a wide variety of the most important investors in Africa such as: listed and private equity funds, direct investors, endowments, foundations, family offices, infrastructure funds, private banks, sovereign wealth funds, DFIs, IFIs, impact investors, microfinance, and fund of fund investors alongside a wide range of Africa-based investors.

Each of these investors has a different investment mandate. Some investors are debt focused while others are equity focused. Investor appetite ranges from the largest investors globally such as DFI’s, Sovereign Wealth Funds and some Private Equity funds who may  invest $50m+ into a project to impact and venture capital investors who are focused on smaller sized investments down to $50,000.

If you are looking to raise capital then you should:

By listing details of capital raising opportunities on the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard prior to AFSIC, investors will be able to pre-arrange meetings with companies whose projects match their investment criteria. It is also advisable for business leaders attending AFSIC to spend time analyzing the investment mandates of the investors that are attending by utilizing the intuitive integrated Event and Meeting app, which opens one month prior to AFSIC.

Attending AFSIC will help you:

  • Extend your own African business network considerably by connecting with investors and other business leaders, and members of our Africa Business Community from Africa;
  • Learn more about our online AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which connects investors with African investment opportunities , many of whom will be presenting in the AFSIC country sessions;
  • Learn more about our online Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard which allows users to add their own calls for business, and get Africa business opportunities FREE.
  • Learn more about our Africa Business Community, which is an online searchable network of some of Africa’s most important investors, dealmakers and business leaders. It is FREE to join, so sign up today !

Many of the leading investors in Africa are based outside Africa. Europe provides a convenient location for these investors to congregate, and also provides a convenient hub for African companies to convene from different regions across the African continent.

We do not provide delegate lists due to privacy regulations. You will be able to contact other AFSIC delegates, if they are willing to be contacted, by using the Event and Meeting app. This sophisticated and intuitive app opens one month before AFSIC, allowing delegates to pre-arrange meetings in order to maximise their time at AFSIC. You will also be able to view the list of speakers and their corporate profiles once the online agenda is released.

We do not offer single day tickets to attend AFSIC.

Unfortunately, we do not provide sponsorship for prospective delegates to attend AFSIC.

We are obliged by the UK tax authorities to charge VAT on event fees. However, please note that UK VAT may be reclaimable for non-UK and EU companies attending AFSIC. More information on the process and whether this is applicable for your company is available at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/vat-refunds-for-non-eu-businesses-visiting-the-uk

Conferences that take place in the UK are liable for UK VAT as they are classified under VAT legislation as ‘services supplied where performed’ and therefore VAT of the country hosting the conference must be charged. Overseas delegates must pay the VAT charged on their invoice initially but can potentially reclaim this back from the UK VAT office

The operational language for AFSIC is English and currently we do not offer simultaneous translation services.

To find out whether you require a visa please check the UK Border Agency website which can be accessed at: https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa

It is highly recommended that you apply for your visa in good time prior to the conference as the British Visa system can be slow and there are no special dispensations from the British Government for delegates attending AFSIC.  If you require an international invitation letter for visa purposes, please complete the following international invitation letter request  https://www.afsic.net/invitation-letter-afsic/ . Registered delegates will receive an immediate reply with an invitation letter. If you have any other queries on your visa letter, please contact the organisers on registrations@afsic.net

We offer vegetarian, and halal food options. If you have any additional specific additional dietary requests, please contact the organisers on event@afsic.net

The AFSIC team would be delighted to discuss the wide range of sponsorship options available which can be tailored to your needs. If you are interested in the possibility of profiling your company and would like more information on our sponsorship, exhibition and workshop/meeting space options, please contact Emma Rynn, Head of Marketing and Communications at emma@afsic.net

Delegate registration is quick and simple and can be completed on the AFSIC website via credit card or by requesting an invoice here.

You will qualify for a group discount of 25% if you register three or more people from the same organization. Please request this special rate at registrations@afsic.net

Substitutions may be made, in advance or at the event, with proper documentation at the sole discretion of Africa Events Limited. Proper documentation consists of a letter on company stationery displaying the name of the original delegate and the person who will be attending in his or her place.

AFSIC takes place at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel London, 200 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7UT T: +44 (0) 844 415 6790 F: +44 (0) 844 415 6791  parkplaza.com/westminsterbridge

Situated on London’s iconic South Bank, Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London lies in the heart of an eclectic area buzzing with festivals, exhibitions, film and theatre. Offering convenient access to Westminster and Waterloo Station, the hotel also places guests at the heart of the capital’s financial and political centre. Note there are several Park Plaza hotels in London, so please make sure you choose the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel if you would like to stay in the venue.

More details on the venue and the special booking code and direct credit card payment link for AFSIC is available here. If you wish to pay by bank transfer, please contact the reservations team by e-mail ppwlres@pphe.com

The operational language for AFSIC is English, and currently we do not offer simultaneous translation services.

The AFSIC – Investing in Africa Event Brochure is available here www.afsic.net/afsic-event-brochure/

We offer a limited number of complimentary speaking slots primarily to major Africa focused institutional investors, and rapidly growing African companies seeking investment however we do not offer payment to speakers or cover visa, travel and accommodation costs. Speaker Submissions can be made here.

We can facilitate digital presentations via skype. If your presentation is on an investment opportunity, I encourage you to list it on our AFSIC African Investments Dashboard which will be accessible by investors in our network.

Kindly note that we do not provide any sponsorship or subsidy for accommodation and travel. You may wish to make use of the AFSIC booking code to obtain a preferential room rate at the conference hotel. Please see accommodation options for details.

Our company is Africa Events Limited and is registered in Jersey.

AFSIC is being held in London.

Here are our company details:

Company Name Africa Events Limited
Registered Office Petit Ponterrin, St Saviour, Jersey, JE2 7HP
Company Registration Number 119145
UK VAT Number 200864047

Kindly note that the previous event presentations are only available to delegates that attended the previous event. This will also be the case for the current event.

Delegate registration can be made via credit card or by requesting an invoice here.

In addition, if you would like more information you can download our event brochure or if you are interested in the possibility of profiling your company and would like more information on our sponsorship, exhibition and workshop/meeting space options please contact Emma Rynn, Head of Marketing and Communications at emma@afsic.net

The AFSIC team can assist in the following ways:

  • Register to attend AFSIC – Investing in Africa where you will have the opportunity to meet and network with many of Africa’s most important investors;
  • If you are a rapidly growing company with a track record, and established management team please add your investment project or company seeking capital onto our African Investment Dashboard so we can connect you with many of Africa’s most important investors ;
  • If you are a start-up, do not have a track record please add your opportunity to our Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard.
  • Join our Africa Business Community today FREE, so we can keep you updated on business and investment opportunities.
  • Make a speaker submission to present your project at one of the AFSIC country sessions or Quickfire sessions and to network with the numerous investors attending AFSIC;
  • Contact Robyn Scott Principal African Investments at robyn@africaninvestments.co to discuss a targeted introduction to investors.

Please scroll through our Twitter account (@AFSICafrica) to view several short clips from delegates at previous AFSIC events.

Delegate registration can be made via credit card or by requesting an invoice here.

In addition, if you would like more information you can download our event brochure or if you are interested in the possibility of profiling your company and would like more information on our sponsorship, exhibition and workshop/meeting space options please contact Emma Rynn, Head of Marketing and Communications at emma@afsic.net

Applying For Funding

Over decades of operating in Africa we have built one of the largest networks of Africa focused investors. We do not share names of investors due to privacy legislation. However we offer several options that are FREE if you wish to raise capital for a project, company, concept or idea in Africa. These options include:

  1. Add your opportunity to our Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard. We will promote your opportunity to users of our Dashboards, Portals and Websites. Opportunities already uploaded can be viewed here. To add an opportunity, go to the Africa Business Opportunites Dashboard then follow the instructions to logon/register on the dashboard and upload your project/s. A video library explaining how the Dashboard operates is available here. It’s quick, easy and FREE to use.
  2. If your company has an operating track record, is profitable or you have a management team with a strong business track record then your project or company investment may be appropriate for our AFSIC-African Investments Dashboard. This is a closed dashboard which is searchable only by registered institutional (professional) investors in our global network. You can upload your project to the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard here.
  3. Make sure that you have added your profile onto our Africa Business Community. This allows us to promote you to users of our websites, portals and dashboards globally. This is quick, easy and FREE.

Over decades of operating in Africa we have built one of the largest networks of Africa focused investors. We do not share names of investors due to privacy legislation. However we offer several options that are FREE if you wish to raise capital for a project, company, concept or idea in Africa. These options include:

  1. Add your opportunity to our Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard. We will promote your opportunity to users of our Dashboards, Portals and Websites. Opportunities already uploaded can be viewed here. To add an opportunity, go to the Africa Business Opportunites Dashboard then follow the instructions to logon/register on the dashboard and upload your project/s. A video library explaining how the Dashboard operates is available here. It’s quick, easy and FREE to use.
  2. If your company has an operating track record, is profitable or you have a management team with a strong business track record then your project or company investment may be appropriate for our AFSIC-African Investments Dashboard. This is a closed dashboard which is searchable only by registered institutional (professional) investors in our global network. You can upload your project to the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard here.
  3. Make sure that you have added your profile onto our Africa Business Community. This allows us to promote you to users of our websites, portals and dashboards globally. This is quick, easy and FREE.

Kindly refer to our Fund-Raising Assistance page: https://invest-in-africa.co/fund-raising-assistance/. Here you will find a list of advisors that can provide assistance to put together high-level investment documents. You can click the + sign for each contact to find out more information on the services they provide and their location.

You can also search our business contact database on our www.invest-in-africa.co website to search for other service providers by country or business service or by keyword. You can email any of the contacts on our database directly from their profile by clicking the envelope button

Over decades of operating in Africa we have built one of the largest networks of Africa focused investors. We want to offer you the biggest chance of success in business, whether it relates to selling more products, goods or services in Africa, investing in Africa, or raising capital in Africa. Our systems are open to all to use, ranging from the smallest to largest companies. Most of our products are FREE to use, including:

  1. Adding your business opportunity to our Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard. We will promote your opportunity to users of our Dashboards, Portals and Websites. Opportunities already uploaded can be viewed here. To add an opportunity, go to the Africa Business Opportunites Dashboard then follow the instructions to logon/register on the dashboard and upload your project/s. A video library explaining how the Dashboard operates is available here. It’s quick, easy and FREE to use.
  2. If your company has an operating track record, is profitable or you have a management team with a strong business track record then your project or company investment may be appropriate for our AFSIC-African Investments Dashboard. This is a closed dashboard which is searchable only by registered institutional (professional) investors in our global network. You can upload your project to the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard here.
  3. Make sure that you have added your profile onto our Africa Business Community. This allows us to promote you to users of our websites, portals and dashboards globally. This is quick, easy and FREE.

Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard

You are welcome to upload your project to one or both of our dashboards.

  1. Our newly launched Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard is visible to all users of our websites. To add an opportunity, go to the Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard then follow the instructions to logon/register on the dashboard and upload your project/s.
  2. Alternatively, if your project is investor-ready with compelling business and financial plans and you are seeking exposure to institutional investors, then we suggest that you add the opportunity to our AFSIC African Investments Dashboard. This is a closed dashboard which is searchable only by registered institutional investors in our global network. To upload your project to the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard, go to https://www.afsic.net/african-investments-dashboard-apply-for-funding/ and follow the instructions for “Apply for Funding”.

You are welcome to upload your project to one or both of our dashboards, both of which offer a complimentary listing.

 

  1. Our newly launched Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard is visible to all users of our websites. To add an investment opportunity, go to the Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard then follow the instructions to logon/register on the dashboard and upload your project/s.

 

  1. Alternatively, if your project is investor-ready with compelling business and financial plans and you are seeking exposure to institutional investors, then we suggest that you add the opportunity to our AFSIC-African Investments Dashboard. This is a closed dashboard which is searchable only by registered institutional investors in our global network. To upload your project to the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard, go to https://www.afsic.net/african-investments-dashboard-apply-for-funding/ and follow the instructions for “Apply for Funding”.

We receive a significant volume of business opportunities from all regions of Africa. Our sophisticated matching algorithm allows you to search for business opportunities or upload your own business opportunities direct into our Africa Business Opportunities Dashboard where it can be viewed and searched by global users.  Please ensure that you include a range of keywords in your business description so that users of the website can find your business via the search algorithm.

If there is interest in your project, you will be contacted directly by the investor. You are welcome at any time to update your project with any new developments.

To further promote this opportunity, we suggest that you arrange to attend and present this opportunity at AFSIC – Investing in Africa, Africa’s investment event. For more information, please visit www.afsic.net

 

We don’t provide the ability to upload docs since it was open to abuse with oversized files. We suggest that you provide a link to these files on your own website.

Now that your project is approved, it will be viewable on the Dashboard by investors in our network whose investment mandate matches your investment opportunity. If there is interest in your project, you will be contacted directly by the investor. You are welcome at any time to update your project with any new developments.

To further promote this opportunity, we suggest that you arrange to attend and present this opportunity at AFSIC – Investing in Africa, Africa’s investment event. For more information, please visit www.afsic.net

To promote your business opportunity on the dashboard please register at https://invest-in-africa.co/ and upload your business opportunity.

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AFSIC African Investments Dashboard

The minimum investment size is US$100,000. If you are an investor seeking to view opportunities on our dashboard, please complete the investor form on our website.

If you seek capital for your project, and your project is investor-ready with compelling business and financial plans and you are seeking exposure to institutional investors, then we suggest that you add the opportunity to our AFSIC-African Investments Dashboard. This is a closed dashboard which is searchable only by registered institutional investors in our global network. To upload your project to the AFSIC African Investments Dashboard, go to https://www.afsic.net/african-investments-dashboard-apply-for-funding/ and follow the instructions for “Apply for Funding”.