Meet our Speakers

Mr. Eric Osikawan

Managing Partner, Chanzo Capital

Ms. Sofia Fürstenberg

Business Development & Disruptive Sustainability Manager, Nor-Shipping

Dr. Christopher Marks

Managing Director and Head of Emerging Markets, EMEA, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

Mr. Alex Kanyankole

CEO, Development Bank of Rwanda

Mr. Gerth Svensson

Interim CEO, Swedfund

Mr. Al Cook

Senior Vice President, Statoil

Mr. Ivar Slengesol

Export Credit Norway

Mr. Stuart Ponder

Senior Vice-President EMEA Global Payments Division INTL FCStone

H.E. Esther Mbayo

Minister for the Presidency, Government of Uganda

Ms. Gaimin Nonyane

Head of Economic Research, Ecobank

Ms. Cathrine G. Jahnsen

Executive Programme Manager, Virke

Ms. Hanna C. Wirschke

Head of Communication Operations, Technology & Partner-Operated Licenses (OTP), DPI – Statoil

Ms. Mari Sofie Furu

Senior Advisor/Energy Economist, Multiconsult

Mr. Yomi Ademola

Head West Africa, Rendeavour

Ms. Vera Songwe

Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Mr. Eivind Fjeldstad

Managing Director, NABA

Mr. Wilfried Pimenta

Business Development Director, IOTA Foundation

Mr. Andrew Johnstone

CEO, Climate Investor One

Mr. Raymond Carlsen

CEO, Scatec Solar

Mr. Chad Larson

Co-founder, Mkopa

Mr. Alisdair Munro

Director Knowledge & Technology - Virke, The Enterprise Federation of Norway

Ms. Helen Hai

CEO at China Africa Consulting Ltd

Dr. Pontus Engström

CEO, MTI Investment

Mr. Mark Davis

Head of Clean Energy, Norfund

Mr. Tutu Agyare

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Nbuke Investments

Mr. Svein Tore Holsether

President and Chief Executive Officer, Yara International

Mr. Kjell Roland

Managing Director, Norfund

Mr. Amadou Hott

Vice-President Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth, AfDB

H.E. Dr. Sahar Nasr

Minister of Investment and International Cooperation of the Arab Republic of Egypt

H.E. Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Vice President of Ghana

H.E. Mubarak Al-Fadil

Minister of Investment of the Republic of the Sudan

Ms. Tas Anvaripour

Partner in the Energy Infrastructure Team

Mr. Adam Ikdal

Senior Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) South Africa

Ms. Natznet Tesfay

Head of the IHS Africa Country Risk

Mr. Jørn Lyseggen

CEO, Meltwater

Ms. Aubrey Hruby

Africa Investment Advisor, Senior Fellow, the Africa Center at the Atlantic Council

Mr. Michael Macharia

CEO, Seven Seas Technology

Mr. Lanre Akinola

Editor, African Business Magazine

Mr. Mark Eddo

CEO, Mark Eddo Media