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 Mon Nov 5 GMT (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Nov 5 12:00am - Mon Nov 5 12:00am
Location The Westin Cape Town
Convention Square, Lower Long St, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Region EMEA
Details

Discuss investment opportunities in Africa’s frontier markets and what the risk-return trade off looks like.

Hear more about which are the up-and-coming frontier markets to watch, how LPs are allocating to frontier markets, and where the best opportunities are in Africa’s underinvested niche markets.

Speakers

2018 Speakers:

Gavin Serkin
Managing Editor, Frontier Funds Media & Intelligence

Walé F. Adeosun
Founder & Chief Investment Officer, Kuramo Capital

Johan Bosini
Partner, Quona Capital Management

Yassine Bouhara
Chairman, Tell Group

Stephan Breban
Board Member, Dean Wetton Advisory

Kurt Davis
Investment Banker, Houlihan Lokey

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

Sharif El Akhdar
Managing Partner, LimeVest Partners

Ekkehard Friedrich
Partner, Investments, EOS Capital

Michael Gera
Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Energy Access Ventures

Johannes Gunnell
Commercial Director, Maris Ltd

Jarl Heijstee
Co-founder and Managing Partner, XSML

Jito Kayumba
Partner, Kukula Capital

Lucas Kranck
Founding Partner, Ascent

Zain Latif
Founder and Principal, TLG Capital

Abishek Mittal
Partner, Aavishkaar Africa Fund, Aavishkaar Venture Management Services Private Limited

Danai Musandu
Investment Associate, Goodwell Investments

Abi Mustapha-Maduakor
COO, AVCA

Godfrey Mwindaare
Partner - Africa Fund, Aavishkaar Venture Management Services

Stephen O'Neill
Co-Founder & Managing Director, 57 Stars

Audrey Obara
Senior Investment Manager, Swedfund

Jide Ogundare
CEO, MBO Capital

John Opubor
Managing Partner, Coronation Capital

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

Michiel Timmerman
Managing Partner, Mbuyu Capital Partners

Wim van der Beek
Managing Partner, Goodwell Investments

Ann Wyman
Senior Manager, AfricInvest

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

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