Venue
The Westin Cape Town
The Westin Cape Town , Convention Square, Lower Long St, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa

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Event Date Tue Nov 6 GMT - Wed Nov 7 GMT (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Nov 6 12:00am - Wed Nov 7 12:00am
Location The Westin Cape Town
Convention Square, Lower Long St, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Region EMEA
Details

Africa's largest private equity and venture capital event.

Network at the premier African private equity event
With 550+ attendees, SuperReturn Africa is the continent’s largest private equity conference, offering unparalleled opportunity to meet the leading players in the region.

Our App matchmaking function, drinks receptions, networking roundtables and much more, ensure that SuperReturn Africa remains THE opportunity to get face-to-face with the people you need to meet.

Hear from 140+ leaders and pioneers
Speakers including The Carlyle Group, TPG, Old Mutual Alternative Investments, Actis, OPIC, Lionworks Capital, Zebu Investment Partners and FBNQuest Funds will share their valuable expertise in African private equity and venture capital.

Find out how African GPs are handling the most pressing issues of today, such as scaling their capabilities in a sustainable way, preserving team culture when new offices are launched, and working with LPs as they drill into ESG at a fund level.

Why 100+ LPs attend every year
LPs from around the world are attracted by the quality and quantity of managers attending.

In addition, a programme of tailored LP-led sessions and networking allow investors to find out how their peers are getting access to the best performing funds, assessing and enforcing governance standards, and more.

Hear from speakers including Morgan Stanley AIP, Bpifrance, CDC Group, GIPF and more.

Speakers

2018 Speakers:

Paul Mashatile
Treasurer-General, African National Congress (ANC)

Okechukwu E. Enelamah
Honorable Minister, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment Nigeria

Ian Steff
Assistant Secretary, US Department of Commerce

J. Steven Dowd
Executive Director Representing the United States of America, African Development Bank

Reuel Khoza
Chairman, Hlayisani Capital

Paul Boynton
CEO, Old Mutual Alternative Investments (Pty) Ltd

Mark Simmonds
Chairman, Advisory Board, Invest Africa

Clarisa De Franco
Managing Director, Head of Africa Funds, CDC Group

Siby Diabira
Regional Head, Southern Africa & Indian Ocean, Proparco

Eric Kump
Managing Director and Partner, Head of the Carlyle Sub Sahara Africa Fund, The Carlyle Group

Yemi Lalude
Managing Partner, TPG Africa

Tom Alabaster
Investment Funds Partner, Linklaters

Alexandre Alfonsi
Founding Partner, Axonia Partners

Albert Alsina
Founder and CEO, Mediterrania Capital Partners

Hany Assaad
Co-founder and Chief Portfolio & Risk Officer, Avanz Capital

Isabelle Bébéar
Head of International Affairs and Management Programs, Bpifrance

David Cooke
Partner, Actis

Dawid de Villiers
Partner, Webber Wentzel

Laurent Demey
Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Amethis Finance

Frank Dunlevy
Counselor to the President and CEO, and Vice President, Investment Funds Department, OPIC

Folabi Esan
Partner, Adlevo Capital

Louise Gardiner
Director, KudosAfrica

Cathy Goddard
CEO, Firebird Fund Managers

Brenlen Jinkens
Managing Director, Greenhill

Christine Kapkusum Ndiwa
Investment Officer, IFC

Shaka M. Kariuki
Co-Chief Executive Officer, Kuramo Capital Management

Alison Klein
Manager, Private Equity, FMO

Thomas Klein
Head of Africa Equity & Mezzanine, DEG

Daniel Kranzler
Senior Partner, Capria Ventures

Sudeep Laad
Senior Manager, L.E.K Consulting

Frans Lamprecht
Founder, Conservation Hub Group

Brandon H. Le Tran
Institutional Asset Management, European Investment Fund - EIB Group

Fulu Makwetla
Managing Director, Third Way Investment Parters

Sibongile Manganyi-Rath
Founder & Executive Chairperson, Indigo Kulani Group

Aziz Mebarek
Co-Founder, AfricInvest

Mercy Mutua
Regional Director, Africa, Capria Ventures

George Ombima
Head of Africa Capitalization Fund, IFC Asset Management Company

Eghosa Omoigui
Managing General Partner, EchoVC Partners

Eric Osiakwan
Managing Partner, Chanzo Capital

Yemi Osindero
Managing Partner, Uhuru Investment Partners

Samantha Pokroy
Founder & CEO, Sanari Capital

Vikram Raju
Portfolio Manager, Head of Emerging Markets, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners

Nana Sao
Managing Partner, Africa Capitalworks

Sebastian Schroff
Global Head of Private Debt, Allianz Investment Management

Nimit Shah
Partner, Helios Investment Partners

Angela Simpson
Partner, Webber Wentzel

Emem Rita Usanga
Founder, Inkability

Wim van der Beek
Managing Partner, Goodwell Investments

Eva Warigia
Executive Director, EAVCA

Nigel Wellings
Partner, Joint Head of Corporate, London, Clifford Chance LLP

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors:

PRINCIPAL LEGAL SPONSORS
• Linklaters
• Webber Wentzel

CO-SPONSORS
• Actis
• African Infrastructure Investment Managers
• AfricInvest
• Clifford Chance LLP
• IFC Asset Management Company
• Mediterrania Capital Partners
• Old Mutual Alternative Investments

ASSOCIATE SPONSORS
• Barak Fund Management
• Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
• Coronation Capital
• EY-Parthenon
• Gulf Capital
• LEK Consulting
• Norsad Finance Limited
• SGG Group
• VdA
• Verdant Capital

WIFI SPONSOR
• MBO Capital Management Limited

EXHIBITORS
• Afriwise
• Economic Development Board
• eFront
• Jersey Finance
• S&P Global Market Intelligence

ENDORSED BY
• AVCA
• EAVCA
• EMPEA
• EPEA
• Invest Africa
• Preqin
• SAVCA

EVENT PARTNER
• Africa Oil Week

MEDIA PARTNERS
• Africa Capital Digest
• African Financial & Economic Data (AFED)
• Africa Global Funds
• Africa Private Equity News
• Frontera
• Global Africa Network
• PensionsAfrica
• Private Equity Africa
• Ventures Africa