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.
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Gillian Pais is a Partner at McKinsey & Company based in Nairobi. She leads work with governments, development partners, and private sector across the continent on issues of sustainable land use, including agriculture, forest protection, clean energy, and wildlife conservation. She is the East Africa Regional Director of Partnerships for Forests (partnershipsforforests.com), a DFID-funded program focusing on forming partnerships between private sector, communities, and governments to create and scale-up sustainable business models to protect the standing forest.