Venue
Kigali Convention Centre
Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda

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Event Date Mon Mar 25 CET - Tue Mar 26 CET (over 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Mar 25 3:00am - Tue Mar 26 12:00pm
Location Kigali Convention Centre
Kigali, Rwanda
Region EMEA
Details

The Africa CEO Forum is the continent’s foremost business conference, hosting Africa’s leading CEOs, international investors, top experts, and policy makers.

The Africa CEO Forum has an unparalleled ability to mobilize, offer cutting-edge content and attract global media coverage. It is committed to unlocking Africa’s economic potential by championing private-sector led growth, leading discussions around innovative public policies and sustainable business.

Why attend?

CEO's:
Benefit from an unrivaled networking platform with top decision-makers.

Investors:
Identify new business opportunities with the world’s most influential business leaders.

Governments:
Learn from the world-class consultants and experts on how to navigate your company’s greatest challenges.

Speakers

2019 Speakers

Nana Akufo-addo
President, Ghana

Emmerson Mnangagwa
President, Zimbabwe

Alassane Ouattara
President, Côte D'ivoire

Philippe Le Houérou
CEO, IFC

Jim Ovia
Founder and Chairman, Zenith Bank

Folorunso Alakija
Vice-chairman, Famfa Oil

Paul Polman
CEO, Unilever

Snowy Khoza
Executive Chair, Bigen Africa

Naguib Sawiris
Chairman & CEO, Orascom Investment Holding

Bella Disu
Executive Vice Chairman, Globacom

Mohamed El Kettani
CEO, Attijariwafa Bank

Olusegun Obasanjo
Former President, Nigeria

Diego Aponte
President & CEO, MSC Group

Issad Rebrab
Chairman, Cevital

Ade Ayeyemi
CEO, Ecobank

Abdulsamad Rabiu
Executive Chairman, BUA Group

Oluwatoyin Sanni
CEO, Emerging Africa Group

Kuseni Dlamini
Chairman, Massmart

Joshua Oigara
CEO and MD, KCB Group Plc

Grégory Clemente
Managing Director, Proparco

Stephanie Von Friedeburg
COO, Ifc

Alioune Ndiaye
CEO, Orange Middle East & Africa

Vijay Iyer
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Miga

Sergio Pimenta
Vice President Middle East & Africa, IFC

Christina Foerster
CEO, Brussels Airlines

Patrick Njoroge
Governor, Central Bank of Kenya

Valerie Levkov
Senior VP Africa & Middle East, EDF

Junior John Ngulube
CEO, Sanlam Emerging Markets

Benedict Oramah
Chairman, Afreximbank

Patrick a.k Akorli
CEO, Managing Director & Executive Director, Ghana Oil Company Limited

Ojunekwu Augustine Avuru
CEO and Managing Director, Seplat Petroleum

Basil El Baz
Chairman and CEO, Carbon Holdings

Aboubaker Omar Hadi
Chairman, Great Horn Investment Holding Sas

Luis Lopez
CEO, Honoris United Universities

Alain Ebobissé
CEO, Africa 50

Bassim Haidar
Group CEO, Channel Vas

Richard Bielle
Chairman, CFAO

Phuthuma Nhleko
Executive Chairman, MTN

Jasandra Nyker
CEO, Biotherm Energy

Felix Bikpo
CEO, African Guarantee Fund

Oba Otudeko
Chairman, Honeywell Group

Jean Kacou Diagou
CEO, NSIA

Mossadeck Bally
CEO, Azalaï Hotels

Delphine Maïdou
Chief Operating Officer Allianz Africa

Rogério Samo Gudo
Vice President, Confederation of Economic Associations of Mozambique (CTA)

Pascal Agboyibor
Partner, Orrick

Edoh Kossi Amenounve
Managing Director, BRVM

Sebastien Kadio-morokro
CEO, Pétro Ivoire

Chris Kirubi
Director, Centum Investment Group

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors and Partners

CO-HOST:
• IFC

DIAMOND:
• glo
• BOLLORE TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS
• Djibouti
• Great Horn
• KCB
• MCB
• MOTAENGIL AFRICA
• msc
• OCP
• orange

INSTITUTIONAL PARTNERS:
• AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK GROUP
• European Investment Bank
• MIGA
• BADEA

AWARDS:
• MAZARS

GALA DINNER:
• ARISE

GOLD:
• AFC
• AFREXIMBANK
• aktif bank
• CASABLANCA FINANCE CITY
• BANK OF KIGALI
• BUA GROUP
• GE
• EKO ATLANTIC
• JESA
• snedai GROUPE
• SOCIETE GENERALE
• ZAMBIA MEDLAND HEALTH SERVICES

PARTNERS:
• AFRICA50
• AMDIE
• AMETHIS
• AGENCE NATIONALE POUR
• AP MALI
• REPUBLIC TOGOLAISE
• APIEX
• BCG
• BRVM
• CENTUM
• cfao
• Deloitte
• Ecobank
• ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD
• Equally
• KPMG
• masen
• olam
• meridiam
• RDB
• RWANDA MOUNTAIN TEA LTD
• SOFIBANQUE
• Safaricom
• SOUTHBRIDGE
• UBA
• BUREAU VERITAS

NATIONAL OFFICIAL CARRIER:
• Rwand Air

INTERNATIONAL OFFICIAL CARRIER:
• brussels airlines

MEDIA PARTNERS:
• rfi
• FRANCE 24
• CNBC AFRICA
• CANAL+
• Nation Media Group
• CNN
• jeuneafrique
• THE AFRICA REPORT
• CGTN AFRICA
• BBC WORLD NEWS
• BBC.com