Global Business Forum on Africa will explore the next phase of growth and development with the founders of Africa’s most innovative businesses. The forum will examine the potential for leveraging technology to accelerate growth across Africa, discuss the power of the emerging private sector and identify the opportunities for financing and partnering with Africa’s most dynamic businesses.
The objective of GBF Africa is to encourage international revenue flows into Africa by engaging leading decision-makers on the global investment scene. The Forum will involve prominent African stakeholders to engage in a dialogue at the highest level of implementation, advising on key strategic directives related to Africa’s economic outlook.
Funding African Business – Deal Makers not Risk Takers
Private equity is playing a significant role in funding Africa’s businesses – but traditional investors are competing for deals alongside successful entrepreneurs and institutional investors. This panel will explore how investors are approaching these fast-growing but difficult markets and ask whether traditional models for deploying funds and exiting investments can work.
We would like to invite Ashish J Thakkar for a motivational speech