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.
Chief Financial Officer
Africa is bursting with opportunity and this combined with his three decades of global experience enables Ritesh to be a unique high-achieving executive and adviser. Currently focusing in the renewable energy sector as CFO at SunFunder Inc. and raising debt and equity for Renewable Energy Projects. Ritesh has very successfully launched Rabobank Africa in Nairobi, Kenya and built a network and corporate profile which is second to none. He has lived and worked in three continents, based in the cities of Paris, London, Philadelphia, Eindhoven and New York, and cultivated pioneering leadership skills and inter-cultural competence. Educated and trained at the London School of Economics and KPMG, with a professional Chartered Accountancy qualification and a Member of the Association of Corporate Treasurers, Ritesh has the combination of breadth and depth which are keys to success in financial management and strategic leadership and execution. Ritesh has managed teams in different parts of the world and cultivated a knack for effective motivation and performance related management. He has also developed a strong understanding of the interface between finance and other disciplines such as marketing and communications, human resources and operations. Fluent in English, French, Gujarati and Kiswahili, the inter-cultural experience he brings to Banking is very timely and prescient for today’s globalised world.
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