Programme

Laureen Kouassi-Olsson is the Regional Head of West and Central Africa and Investment Director, Head of Financial Institutions at Amethis. Ms. Kouassi-Olsson is responsible for Amethis’ investment strategy in the financial sector, including the sourcing, structuring and supervision of deals execution as well as the management...

Mr. Deepak Malik is the CEO of Arise, the newly formed partnership between Rabobank, Norfund and FMO created to support African Financial Service Providers. Previously, Mr. Malik served as the Head of Department at Norfund. Mr. Malik is  responsible for investments in financial institutions. He...

Mr. Lim professionally specializes in Sub-Saharan Africa and has functioned as an Investment Officer at AfricInvest since 2011.  Prior to this, he worked at the African Development Bank, to devise private sector development strategies. With Veolia, Mr. Lim provided financial advice to utility companies and...

An international network with Dutch roots, AgriProFocus promotes agri-entrepreneurship in 12 low- and middle income countries throughout Africa & Asia. The organisation also offers a market place (online and offline) in the Netherlands where you can meet, do business and share experiences & knowledge with other...

It's official: VSO is the first organisation to acquire a stand during the conference in their role as Exhibition Parnter. Find out a bit more about the organisation. In essence, VSO shares knowledge in order to counter poverty. People in developing countries can overcome poverty themselves...

INTL FCStone Ltd (IFL) has been a leading provider of cross-border payments in approximately 140 currencies for more than 30 years. As the provider of choice in emerging markets to many of the world’s largest banks, IFL warehouses the extensive and specialized knowledge required to...

Clifford Chance is one of the world's preeminent law firms, with significant depth and range of resources across five continents. As a single, fully integrated, global partnership, they pride themselves on their approachable, collegial and team-based way of working. Clifford Chance always strives to exceed...