AFSIC 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.
Ascent Capital Advisors
David Owino is a Founding Partner of Ascent Capital Advisory Services LLP (Ascent Capital) one of the exclusive advisors of Ascent Rift Valley Fund (Ascent), a USD 80 million growth equity fund with investments in Ethiopia, Uganda and Kenya. Prior to founding Ascent Capital, David spent more than 13 years at Centum – the largest quoted investment company in East Africa where he rose the ranks to become Executive Director in charge of the Private Equity Division with assets worth over US$150Million under management. David is the current chairman of East Africa Venture Capital Association (EAVCA), the representative organization for Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds in East Africa with a growing membership of private capital investors and advisors looking at the region for growth. He holds a business degree from the USIU-A and an MBA from Strathmore Business School, he is also a proud alumnus of Lenana School.