Royal Tropical Institute
Royal Tropical Institute , Mauritskade 63, 1092 AD Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Event Date Fri Jun 11 CEST - Sat Jun 12 CEST (5 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Fri Jun 11 1:00am - Sat Jun 12 10:00am
Location Royal Tropical Institute
Mauritskade 63, 1092 AD Amsterdam, Netherlands
Region EMEA

The Objectives of the conference are:  To promote and facilitate international trade between Africa and Europe  To facilitate Direct Investments into Africa  To connect foreign companies with competent authorities, and businesses from Africa  To facilitate SMEs and Start-ups to find an alternative financing the solution that local banks in Africa do not offer The conference is focused on highlighting Africa’s investment opportunities while creating an opportunity for entrepreneurs, government delegations and business leaders to meet with investors. Over 50 speakers will provide detailed insight into the economic transformation that many parts of Africa are currently experiencing. We expect over 100 investors to participate in the conference. The conference has a special focus on the needs of SMEs who are often forgotten in International conferences targeting Africa.


2021 Speakers

Karegwa Muchiri
CEO, Investin Africa Fund, Kenya

Richard Ngatia,
President, Kenya National Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Benjamin Huss
CEO, Start Up Fund, Denmark

Mohamed Benkhaled,
Peaqock Financials, Morocco

Stanley Anyetei
Investment Officer, Africa- Triodos Investments, Netherlands

Joy Awe
Chairperson, African Women in Europe, Germany

Eelko Bronkhorst
Managing Director, Financial Access, Netherlands

Washington Kapipiro
President, Global Africa, Business Club

Trevor Hambayi
Senior Partner, Development Finance Associates- Zambia

Ikenna Ngene
CEO, C2 Improve, Nigeria

Rev Elvis Iruh
Chief Editor, Voice Magazine, Netherlands

Claire N. Dawai
Sub Sahara Chamber of Trade

Wasim Tahir
Strategist, CDC Group, United Kingdom

H.E. Dr James Nyoro
Governor, Kiambu, Kenya

Mohamed Wurie,
Programme Manager, Cordaid, Sierraleone

Mohamed Sesay
Regional Director West Africa, Cordaid, Liberia

Mr Michael Tadic
CEO, Bridgeway Company, UK

Johnson Kilangi
CEO, Lean Africa, Consultants

Marco Rensma
CEO, Meys Emerging Markets Research Netherlands

Kate Kibaarah
CEO, Kates Organics, Kenya

Hans Walhout
Project Manager, Quadraat Global

Mohamed Hassan Daryeel
Managing Director, Adeegsan Ltd Somalia

Martha Mghendi
Fisher Founder/ Ceo- African, Women in Fintech Payments

Patrick Batenze
Liberation Community Finance, LTD Uganda

Linda Ochwada
Managing Director, AfroAI UG-Germany

Simone Santi
President, Leonardo Group, Italy / Mozambique

Christine Sitawa
Partnerships Manager, Kenya Export Promotion

Liesbeth Huisman
Director Of Strategy, Pharma Access Group

Charlotte Wilming
Program Director- Health Connect PharmAccess Foundation

Solange Domaye
Director General, Afric

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• Changemaker International
• StartupFund
• Lufthansa City Center International GmbH
• Invest in Africa
• Sub-Saharan Africa Chamber of Trade
• SmartMoneyMatch
• Africa Bulletin
• Strategia Netherlands
• Capacity Africa
• The Voice
• Cordaid
• The Youth Cafe
• Financial Access
• Peacock
• Bridgeway
• MEYS Emerging Markets Research
• Quadraat Global
• katesorganics
• Lean Africa Consultants Limited
• AdeegSan
• CDC Group Plc
• Leonardo Group
• AfroAI
• PharmAccess Foundation
• Kenya Export Promotion and Branding Agency
• AllConferenceAlert
• Barefoot Adventures