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.
Grassroots Business Fund
Lilian is an experienced investor with over a decade supporting impact businesses in Africa. She is the Africa Regional Director for Grassroots Business Fund where she is responsible for the Africa strategy for GBF’s $49 million global mezzanine fund. She also manages GBF’s advisory services, impact measurement, and ESG compliance activities in Africa. Currently, Lilian is spearheading fundraising efforts for GBF’s first $25 – $40 million East Africa-focused fund.
Prior to GBF, Lilian worked as a Business Assurance Manager at Moss Adams LLP in Seattle, Washington and as an Associate at African Development Bank in Tunis. She holds an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.
- Panel: Analysis of Investment Opportunities and Challenges in Africa’s Small and Medium Sized Companies
THURSDAY 7TH MAY 2020 2:00 pm ROOM 2