Hilton London Tower Bridge
Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More London Riverside, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK

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Event Date Tue Nov 2 GMT - Thu Nov 4 GMT (about 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Nov 2 1:00pm - Thu Nov 4 1:00pm
Location Hilton London Tower Bridge
5 More London Riverside, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK
Region EMEA

Demonstrating the Resilience of African PE & VC

500+ senior decision makers. 130+ LPs. 200+ GPs. Africa's leading private equity event.
Part of the SuperReturn Series – the world’s leading private capital events

The essential industry update
SuperReturn Africa brings together the continent's leading LPs and GPs for an unbeatable networking experience and to discuss the latest industry trends.

The event took place as part of SuperReturn Growth Markets Virtual in 2020. Please check back soon for this year's agenda on our return to Cape Town!

80+ speakers . 80+ perspectives.
Get to grips with macro trends as well as detailed insight from local perspectives.

Companies speaking in 2019 included: PROPARCO, DEG, UN PRI, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), Helios Investment Partners LLP, idi Emerging Markets, Quona Capital, FMO, FinnFund and more!

Why do 130+ LPs attend?
Local and international LPs join to meet leading GPs from across the region and join exclusive closed-door roundtables, breakfasts and presentations.

LPs who attended in 2019 included: Botswana Development Corporation, Bpifrance, CDC Group, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU), Swiss Reinsurance Company and many more!


2021 Speakers

Karsten Sinner
Regional Head of Funds in North Africa, the Levant and Turkey, EBRD

Lars Zimmermann
Vice President, Corporates/Funds & Risk Capital, Africa, DEG Impact GmbH

Phil Davis
Director of ESG, Helios Investment Partners

Menno Derks
Partner & Managing Director of Fund Investments, Sarona Asset Management

Jorrit Dingemans
Manager, Private Equity, FMO

Thomas Klein
CEO and Managing Director, DEG Impact GmbH

Yemi Lalude
Partner & Head of Africa, TPG

Riikka Molander
Associate Director, Head of Funds portfolio, FINNFUND

Zemedeneh Negatu
Global Chairman, Fairfax Africa Fund, LLC

Ogbemi Ofuya
Partner, Investment team, Helios Investment Partners LLP

Erik Wandrag
Director, Sanlam InfraWorks B.V

Alison Klein
Manager, Private Equity, FMO

Nkem Onwuamaegbu
Acting Regional Head – Africa, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA)

Ken Osei
Principal Investment Officer, IFC

Carola Bose
Director, Head of Funds, Equity and Mezzanine - Africa, DEG

Ron Margalit
Global Head of Sustainable Financing, Menomadin Group

Fadl Al Tarzi
Founder & CEO, Nexford University

Ashenafi Alemu
Managing Partner & Co-founder, Zoscales Partners

Alexandre Alfonsi
Founding Partner, Axonia Partners

Olubunmi Asaolu
Head, Equities, FBNQuest Capital

Justin Beardon
Manager of Infrastructure and Natural Resources Research, Preqin

Hatim Ben Ahmed
Partner, Mediterrania Capital Partners

Nico Blaauw
Director of Investor Relations, Goodwell Investments

Paul Boynton
Joint CEO, Old Mutual Alternative Investments

Stephan Breban
CEO, Giants’ Shoulders Capital Limited

James Brice
Group CEO, EBS Advisory

Maurizio Caio
Founder & Managing Partner, TLCom Capital

Hubert Danso
CEO & Chairman, Africa Investor

Folabi Esan
Partner, Adlevo Capital

Abderahmane Fodil
Managing Partner, idi Emerging Markets

Tariye Isoun Gbadegesin
Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer, ARM Harith Infrastructure Fund Managers

Nimrod Gerber
Managing Partner, Vital Capital

Ronak Gopaldas
Director, Signal Risk

Johannes Gunnell
Commercial Director, Maris

Patrick Gutmann
Managing Director for the Banks, Institutions, and Governments division, MFS Africa

Anders Hauch
Investment Director, Partner & Co-founder, Frontier Energy

Sandrine Henton
Chief Executive and Investment Director, Educate Global

Afsane Jetha
Managing Partner & CEO, Alta Semper

Gabriella Kindert
Supervisory Board Member, Mizuho Europe

Yassin Knocke
Vice President, HarbourVest Partners

Mabinty Koroma-Moore
Founder and Chief Impact Strategist, LIVE Africa

Zain Latif
Principal, TLG Capital

Olusola Lawson
Co-Managing Director, AIIM

Ian Lessem
Managing Partner, HAVAIC

Eric Maillebiau
Founder, CapEos

Jennifer Mbaluto
Partner and Co-Head of East Africa, Clifford Chance

George McPherson
Managing Director, Criterion Africa Partners

Kunal Mehta
Director, Clearwater Capital

Vivek Mittal
Chief Executive Officer, AfiDA

Sami Moughrabie
Managing Partner, ATMOS Ventures

Gonçalo Neves-Correia
Founding Partner and CEO, ThirdWay Africa Partners

Sthembile Nkabinde
Founder and CEO, Khulasande Capital (KCP)

Margaret O'Connor
Chairperson, Launch Africa

George Odo
Senior Partner, AfricInvest

Tobi Oke
Managing Partner, V8 Capital Partners

Eghosa Omoigui
Managing General Partner, EchoVC Partners

Eric Osiakwan
Managing Director, Chanzo Capital

Yemi Osindero
Managing Partner, Uhuru Investment Partners

Samantha Pokroy
Founder & CEO, Sanari Capital

Bame Pule
Founder and CEO, Africa Lighthouse

Vikram Raju
Head of Impact Investing, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners

Jacop Rentschler
Managing Partner, Zoscales Partners

Luc Rigouzzo
Managing Partner, Amethis

Mack Schow
Deputy Head of Africa Fund & Equity, DEG

Hussein Sefian
Founding Partner, Acre Impact Capital

Saad Sheikh
Principal, TLG Capital

Samuel Sule
Acting CEO, Nigeria; Director, Financing Group, Renaissance Capital

Ido Sum
Partner, TLcom Capital

Lisa Thomas
Managing Director, Samata Capital

Jens Thomassen
Partner, A.P. Moller Capital

Michiel Timmerman
Founder and Managing Partner, Mbuyu Capital Partners

Wim van der Beek
Founder and Managing Partner, Goodwell Investments

Jochen von Frowein
Head of Infrastructure & Energy Equity, DEG

Philip Walker
Managing Director, Private Equity, OBVIAM

Eva Warigia
Executive Director, EAVCA

Nigel Wellings
Joint Head of Corporate, London, Clifford Chance

Rob Withagen
CEO, Asoko Insight

Ann Wyman
Senior Partner, AfricInvest

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• Old Mutual Alternative Investments
• African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)
• Amethis
• Mediterrania Capital Partners

• Verod Capital Management

• Vital Capital
• AfricInvest
• Adenia Partners
• Clifford Chance

• Preqin


• Africa Capital Digest
• Invest Africa
• African Banker
• African Private Equity News