African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) : a new chapter for Africa ?

JOIN US FOR THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE AFRICA CEO NETWORK HUB IN LONDON
This event is full

Networking event

On December 4, 2019
From 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

HOGAN LOVELLS INTERNATIONAL LLP
London

Our guest speakers
René Awambeng
René Awambeng
Director & Global Head Client Relations @ Afreximbank
CEO @ Agility Africa
Milasoa Chérel-Robson
Milasoa Chérel-Robson
Economist @ UNCTAD
Henry Obi
Henry Obi
Partner, Public & Regulatory Affairs @ Helios Investment Partners
Kanika SAIGAL
Kanika SAIGAL
Moderator @ Freelance
Partner and Head of Africa Practice @ HOGAN LOVELLS
We will talk about

In the aftermath of the AfCTA's launch, how this agreement will reshape businesses involved in African markets ? Experts and panafricain business leaders will share their views on the upcoming effects of this landmark intiative.  

Program: 

  • 6:30 pm : Welcome of the participants
  • 6:45 pm: Presentation of the AFRICA CEO FORUM 2020
  • 7:00 pm : Speakers' interventions & Q&A
  • 8:00 pm : Networking session
  • 9:00 pm : End of the event


Practical information:

  • Reserved primarily for our members and included in the membership,
  • Participation on registration, subject to availability, and on a "first come, first served" basis
  • Possibility of inviting a non-member CEO, top executive, entrepreneur, or investor - subject to validation by the AFRICA CEO NETWORK team
  • In case of cancellation, please inform us at least 48 hours in advance
Among the attendees
95 participants at this event
P. Bessiere
JEUNE AFRIQUE MEDIA GROUP
Y. Ike
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
J. Dutton
Bechtel
G. White
Agility
R. Awambeng
Afreximbank
Guests invited
  • Abayomi Akinjide, Partner, RTI
  • Nassourou Aminou, Regional Director Africa, HPD Software
  • Alain Dolium, COO Groupe, Connectick
  • Rupert Adcock, Chief Executive Officer, Global Career Company
  • Nancy Kacungira, Presenter, BBC
  • Chakuchanya Harawa, Editor, In Business Africa, BBC
  • Eddie Madzikanda, Associate Director, TEMASEK
  • Cedric Filet, CEO, ALDELIA
  • Isla Macleod, VP - Africa and Europe, BBC
  • Ike Duker, Chairman for Ghana & Kenya, TULLOW OIL PLC
  • Nadeem Ahmed, Founder and Chairman, GLOBAL TEA AND COMMODITIES LTD
  • David Aldrich, Managing Director, Head of Emerging Markets, Moody's Investors Service
  • Zahir Elsayed, Managing Partner, Quest Qualitas Limited
  • Ike Duker, Chairman for Ghana & Kenya, TULLOW OIL PLC
  • Milasoa Cherel Robson, Economist, UNTCAD
  • Nirmala Rewa, Economic Counsellor, Mauritius High Commission/ Economic Development Board Mauritius
  • David Smithson, Regional Banker, Southern & East Africa, Crown Agents Bank
  • Yomi Oresanwo, Director, HOMEPRIDE INVESTMENTS
  • Otema Yirenkyi, Vice President, PMI
  • Natznet Tesfay, Executive Director, Africa, IHS Markit
  • Roddy Barclay, Director, Mr
  • Torben Huss, Executive Vice President, IFU - DANISH INVESTMENT FUND FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
  • Lesley Ndlovu, CEO AXA-ASR, AXA AFRICA SPECIALITY RISK
  • Mahmoud Salem, Managing Director, Head of Middle East and Africa region, BNY MELLON
  • Emma Delaney, Regional President, Mauritania and Senegal, BP
  • Ibukun Awosika, Chairman, BP OIL INTERNATIONAL
  • Vincent Martin, Director - Africa - Financial Institutions, FITCH UK
  • Samra Tayebi, Consultant, GOMACO INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
  • Martin Habel, Head, IFC Treasury Client solutions- Europe Middle East & Africa, IFC
  • Patrick Thomson, CEO Europe, Middle East & Africa - Asset Management, JP MORGAN
  • Fady Rahm, VP - Regional Head of Corporate Affairs , Communication, JTI UK
  • Ota Madoka, Deputy General Manager, African Strategy & promotion dpt, MITSUI & CO. UK
  • Lanre Oloniniyi, Founder, ORBITT
  • Tammy Brophy, Chair, Oxford Africa Business Alliance, OXFORD AFRICA SOCIETY - UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
  • Nicholas Wescott, Director, ROYAL AFRICAN SOCIETY
  • Nick Hampton, CEO, TATE AND LYLE
  • Mark Smith, Commercial Director - AFRICA, TRAVELEX
  • Paul Mc Dade, CEO, TULLOW HQ UK
  • Vivek Badrinath, Regional CEO Africa Middle East Asia Pacific, VODAFONE HQ LONDON
  • Ross Alexander, CEO, Africa Matters Limited
  • Justin Floyd, CEO, RedCloud Technology
  • Thibaut Van De Werve, Senior Business Development Manager, Asoko Insight
  • Ismail Lahlou, Sr Associate, Citigroup
  • Terhas Asefaw Berhe, MD, BrandComms
  • Catherine Wines, Co-Founder, WorldRemit Ltd
  • Sarah Fitzmorris, Managing Director, Executives in Africa
  • Miryam Bentaleb, Investor Relations, Development Partners International
  • Safa Sharifi, Africa Principal, IHS Markit
  • Daniel Hulls, CEO, AgDevCo
  • James Doherty, Managing Director, The Ambient Branding Company
  • Zak Beller, Head of Business Development, ERI Bancaire
  • John Felicite, Director-Africa, Ocorian
  • Ndidi2 Njoku, MD, Markets4Development
  • Sarah Roe, Director, Global Career Company
  • Matthew Harrison-Harvey, Group External Affairs - Head of Africa Middle East Asia Pacific, Vodafone Group
  • Bc Achary, Executive Director & DCEO, FCMB Bank (UK) Limited
  • Leila Ben Hassen, CEO, Blue Jay Communication
  • Jonathan Bordage, Market Engagement Manager, Africa, GSMA
  • Jack Raeder, Associate, S-RM
  • Rob Withagen, CEO, Asoko
  • Alexandre Cougoulic, Consultant, Mr
  • Jean-Benoit Terrasse, Partner, Charcot Capital (UK) LLP
  • Gregoire Dusausoy, Managing Director, SAM Capital Partners
  • Thomas Wrigley, Vice President, Winch Energy
  • Amir Karim, Commercial AdSales, CNN International
  • Gaimin Nonyane, Principal Economist, K-Frontiers Solutions
  • Ali Mcleod, Senior Vice President, Marsh JLT Specialty
  • Jerran Whyte, Partner & Private Client Wealth Manager, St. James’s Place
  • Franklin Amoo, Managing Partner, Baylis Emerging Markets LLC
  • Kojo Amoo-Gottfried, Portfolio manager, Ecm
  • Serigne Mansour Gaye, President, SENUKCHAM
  • Henry Obi, Partner, Helios Investment Partners
  • Nana Ampofo, Managing Partner, Songhai Advisory
  • Tom Mylrea-Lowndes, Legal Counsel / NED, Accenture / Mauritius Africa FinTech Association
  • James Doree, MD, Lion’s Head
  • Mike Fidler, VP Commercial & Planning-, BP
  • Ousseynou Nakoulima, Director,, IFC
  • Sandra Manzano, Associate Investment Officer, IFC - World Bank Group
  • Egidio Germanetti, Founder & CEO, Global Tea and Commodities
  • Elaine Bannerman, Lawyer, Infini Business Solutions
  • Nicolas Clavel, CIO/CEO, Scipion Capital Ltd
  • Robert Glick, Vice President, American Express
  • Charlene Chen, Co-Founder & Executive Director, AZA Finance
  • Tamer El Emary, Chief Of Commercial, WorldRemit
  • Adriana Marques, MD Commercial Europe, WorldRemit
  • Alix Murphy, VP Global Expansion, WorldRemit
  • Alex Vines, Research Director, Chatham House
  • Busani Moyo-Majwabu, Director, Control Risks
  • Theo Cooke, Engagement Manager, Orbitt
  • Nicolas Clavel, CIO, Scipion Capital (UK) Ltd
Location

HOGAN LOVELLS INTERNATIONAL LLP

50 Holborn Viaduct
London, EC1A 2AQ, Royaume-Uni

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