Venue
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Event Date Wed May 12 EAT - Thu May 13 EAT (5 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed May 12 2:00am - Thu May 13 10:00am
Location Virtual
Region EMEA
Details

Utilising GTR’s bespoke virtual event platform, this online gathering promises expansive networking and an extensive and comprehensive programme of live and on-demand content, welcoming the leading practitioners in trade, agribusiness, supply chain and commodity finance.

Join industry experts from across the region to explore the latest developments, strategies and solutions employed to drive East African trade growth.

Speakers

2021 Speakers

Albert Rweyemamu
Senior Political & Credit Risk Underwriter, African Trade Insurance Agency ATI

Anish Jain
Chief Treasury Officer, Export Trading Group

Carl Chirwa
Head of International Banking, Bank One

Cynthia Alubala
Supply Chain Finance Manager, DMEA Region, Mars Inc.

Dev Anand Haman
Assistant Secretary General, Admin & Finance, Comesa

Dheerie Govender
Chief Executive Officer, Global Collateral Control

Duarte Pedreira
Head of Emerging & Frontier Markets, Crown Agents Bank

George Wilson
Head, Institutional Trade, Transaction Banking, Absa

Gerald Kamugisha
Head of Trade Finance & Transactional Banking, CRDB Bank plc

Isaac Kahara
Regional Head - East Africa, UK Export Finance (UKEF)

Kudakwashe Matereke
Regional Manager, AfreximBank

Lodewyk Meyer
Partner, Baker McKenzie

Martin Azenga
Head, Transactional Solutions, Stanbic Bank

Mateja Dermastia
Chief Executive Officer, Anteja Africa

Mathilde Cottard
Executive Director, Structured Export Finance, Global Trade Finance, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group

Michiel Hendriksz
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Farmstrong Foundation

Nassourou Aminou
Regional Director Africa, FCI

Nirjhar Daripa
Product Manager, Innovation, Accuity

Phil Boyall
Head: Corporate Banking & Payments Sales - Sub Saharan Africa, Finastra

Prince Wadie
East Africa Trade Finance Head, Citi

Rose Ronoh
Director, Trade Facilitation, Kentrade

Sheleena Govind
Transactor, Debt & Trade Solutions, Financial Institutions Group, Rand Merchant Bank

Simon Cook
Partner, Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP

Tawanda Mudimbu
Director, Asoko Insight

Tedd George
Founder & Chief Narrative Officer, Kleos Advisory UK

Wouter Kool
Head Trade & Commodity Finance Africa, Rabobank

Yvonne Otieno
Director, Miyonga Fresh

Zhann Meyer
Co-Head: Global Commodity Finance, Nedbank CIB

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

PLATINUM SPONSOR:
• Stanbic Bank

GOLD SPONSOR:
• Crown Agents Bank

SILVER SPONSORS:
• Accuity
• Afreximbank
• Baker McKenzie
• GCC
• Healy Hunt
• Nedbank CIB
• Rabobank
• RMB
• TradeAssets

CO-SPONSORS:
• Citi
• Credit Agricole
• Finastra
• National Bank
• SMBC

INSTITUTIONAL PARTNERS:
• African South East Asia Chamber of Commerce
• Asoko Insight
• British Chamber of Commerce Kenya
• Conesa
• EAEA
• DMCC
• OFCI
• GTPA
• IORA
• ITFA
• Kenya Bankers
• The Indian Ocean Newsletter

MEDIA PARTNERS:
• Credit Insurance News
• Media Xpose
• Technology Mirror