7-10 SEPTEMBER 2021

Renaissance Capital’s annual dedicated Pan-Africa conference brings together
leading companies from across Nigeria, Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda
for 1:1 meetings with major international and local investment funds.

During the open part of the conference, attendees will
have an exciting opportunity to hear a macroeconomic update on the region
and first-hand opinions from some of the region’s most prominent
policy makers and business leaders.

For the first time ever, the event will include
a specialist Nigeria Tech/Fintech Day
to be held as part of the broad conference on 9 September.

7 September

8 September


The global economy and Africa presentation

10:00 – 10:30 (UK)

• Charlie Robertson – Global Chief Economist, Head of Macro Strategy Unit, Renaissance Capital

In conversation with the International Monetary Fund

10:40 – 11:20 (UK)

• Abebe Aemro Selassie – Director, African Department, IMF
Moderator: Charles Robertson – Global Chief Economist, Head of Macro Strategy Unit, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion ‘Navigating an economic recovery amid a pandemic’

11:30 – 12:30 (UK)

• Tobias Rasmussen – Resident Representative in Kenya, IMF
• Dr Hassan Mahmud – Director, Monetary Policy Department, Central Bank of Nigeria
Moderator: Yvonne Mhango – Head of Research Africa, Africa Economist, Renaissance Capital

Panel discussion ‘Nigeria and West Africa O&G outlook’

13:30 – 14:30 (UK)

• Oritsemeyiwa Eyesan – Group General Manager, Corporate Planning & Strategy, NNPC
• Emeka Onwuka – CFO, Seplat
• Neal D. Shah – CFO, Kosmos Energy
Moderator: Nikolas Stefanou – Oil & Gas Analyst, Renaissance Capital

In conversation with MTN Nigeria

15:00 – 15:40 (UK)

• Karl Toriola – CEO, MTN Nigeria
Moderator: Samuel Sule – Acting CEO, Nigeria, Renaissance Capital

1:1 meetings

08:00 – 17:00 (UK)

Welcome remark by Stanley Kariuki, CEO, Kenya, Renaissance Capital

09:45 – 09:55 (UK)

SSA macro update presentation

10:00 – 10:30 (UK)

• Yvonne Mhango – Head of Research Africa, Africa Economist, Renaissance Capital

Roundtable discussion ‘Kenya 2022 Elections’

10:40 – 11:40 (UK)

• Danstan Omari – Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
• Charles Kerich – County Executive Committee Member, Lands, Urban Planning and Housing, Nairobi City County Government
Moderator: Yvonne Mhango – Head of Research Africa, Africa Economist, Renaissance Capital

Fireside chat with Safaricom

14:30 – 15:00 (UK)

• Peter Ndegwa – CEO, Safaricom
Moderator: Daniel Salter – Head of Research, Eurasia, Head of Equity Strategy, Renaissance Capital

1:1 meetings

08:00 – 17:00 (UK)

Nigeria Tech / Fintech Conference

1:1 meetings

08:00 – 17:00 (UK)

1:1 meetings

08:00 – 17:00 (UK)


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