Event – Business Leaders Series: West Africa
Location – Webinar
Date – Wednesday, 19 May 2021 from 2 pm – 5 pm (Lagos/London)
Organiser – Hogan Lovells
The virtual Business Leaders Series focused on the West Africa region. The event offered participants a unique opportunity to receive first-class analysis of the region, updates on key projects and lessons learned from operators active in West Africa.
Business Leaders Series: West Africa
West Africa is expected to bounce back from the crisis with renewed confidence. This has been demonstrated by major investments in the technology ecosystem, new developments in the renewable energy space as well as a strong focus on trade and logistics projects to harness the potential of the AfCFTA.
The first regional event of the Business Leaders Series will invite leading private sector players and investors operating in West Africa to discuss the latest industry developments in technology infrastructure, renewable energy and trade & logistics.
The West Africa regional event will unpack these economic and investment trends and provide a unique platform for businesses and investors alike.
Confirmed speakers include:
Yvonne Mhango – Head of Research Africa, Renaissance Capital
Oti Ikomi – Chief Executive Officer, Proton Energy
Joseph Alain Saraka – Chief Strategy Officer, ARISE
Sandra Mbanefo Obiago – Founder & Creative Director, SMO Contemporary Art
Andrew Skipper – Partner, Hogan Lovells
Arun Velusami – Partner, Hogan Lovells