Private Equity in Africa 2015
28 October 2015 | InterContinental Park Lane, London #FTPEA15
The Financial Times and EMPEA are pleased to present the 7th annual Private Equity in Africa Summit.

This leadership summit considers the role that the private equity industry – which has been amongst the most active in responding to Africa’s commercial opportunity – can play in harnessing Africa’s growth for economic transformation. 

Speakers Include:

David Cowan
Head Africa
Economist and Managing Director
Mahamudu Bawumia
Former Deputy Governor
Bank of Ghana

Nick Blazquez
President, Africa
and Asia

Chinelo Anohu-Amazu
Pension Commission of Nigeria

Why Attend?
  • Benefit from the experience of a speaker faculty of seasoned investors in Africa and over 300 attendees comprised of the top performing GPs and most active LPs
  • Debate the latest trends in private equity investments in Africa: emerging countries, booming sectors and innovative risk mitigation strategies
  • Access proven technical strategies to build a successful investment programme in Africa, directly from experts with on-the-ground experience gained in Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, South Africa and other growing regions
  • Engage with LPs to understand their perceptions of investing in Africa
Join a host of industry leaders to examine the diverse opportunity set in Africa and the accelerating role of private equity development across the continent.

Lead Sponsors:

DFI Partner:


Networking Sponsor: Exhibitors: