Check out the highlights of the AFRICA CEO FORUM 2016

 

The AFRICA CEO FORUM in figures

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+1300 participating companies

since the first edition

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500 CEOs

at the 2015 edition

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63 countries

represented at the 2015 edition

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+800 participants

at the 2015 edition

5 reasons to attend

  • Expand your network of top-level business contacts
  • Find new financial partners
  • Be a driving force in the development of Africa’s private sector
  • Learn from the best practices of fast-growing companies
  • Promote your company in Africa and internationally

What they say about the AFRICA CEO FORUM

"I thoroughly enjoyed the Forum. The panel on which I participated was high-powered and brought out a lot of key issues relevant to Africa’s development." ALIKO DANGOTE President/ CEO - Dangote Group

"On behalf of CFAO Group, I would like to congratulate all the teams involved in our partnership for their professionalism and quality work on the occasion of AFRICA CEO FORUM 2016. This 2016 edition was a resounding success." FRANCOISE LE GUENNOU Head of Communications - CFAO

"Congratulations to the team of AFRICA CEO FORUM for the great event of 2016 edition. Outstanding organization and speakers... Thank you !" SLIM OTHMANI CEO - NCA-Rouiba

"The quality of the event has been unanimously lauded by PwC team. Organizing the AFRICA CEO FORUM in Abidjan was a great initiative. Congratulations to the teams." PIERRE-ANTOINE BALU Partner - PwC

"I would like to congratulate Jeune Afrique's teams for organizing this event. On every aspect, this forum is a huge success thanks to their professionalism. We've had good feedbacks from participants which contributes to showcase both Côte d'Ivoire and Jeune Afrique." THIERRY TANOH Deputy General Secretary to the presidency - Republic of Côte d'Ivoire

"Congratulations for the quality of the event despite the security concerns. The participants, the debates and the teams involvment were outstanding. See you at the next event." ABDOU DIOP Executive Partner - Mazars

"Thank you to the AFRICA CEO FORUM's organizing teams for two days of fruitful exchanges in Côte d'Ivoire, a country with a booming economy." MOISE KATUMBI Former Governor of Katanga - Democratic Republic of Congo

"My pleasure to participate to AFRICA CEO FORUM 2016 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. " WILLIAM RUTO Deputy President - Republic of Kenya

"Great conversations at the AFRICA CEO FORUM about the future of Africa." JAY IRELAND CEO - General Electric Africa

"A great plateform to foster networking between all the players involved in the continent's developement !" HENRI-CLAUDE OYIMA CEO - BGFI Bank

"Congratulations on a very successful event. Great to highlight IFC’s work in Africa through our partnership" JINDONG HUA VP & Treasurer - IFC

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Attendees :

Ali HADDAD

Ali HADDAD President, FCE

Jean KACOU DIAGOU

Jean KACOU DIAGOU CEO, NSIA

Austin AVURU

Austin AVURU CEO, Seplat Petroleum

Richard BIELLE

Richard BIELLE Chairman of the board, CFAO

Mohamed BENSALAH

Mohamed BENSALAH CEO, Holmarcom

Jay IRELAND

Jay IRELAND President and CEO, General Electric Africa

Jad ARISS

Jad ARISS CEO Middle East, the Gulf region and Africa, Axa

Snowy KHOZA

Snowy KHOZA CEO, Bigen Africa Group Holdings

Mohamed EL KETTANI

Mohamed EL KETTANI CEO, Attijariwafa Bank

SEM Alassane OUATTARA

H.E. M. Alassane OUATTARA President of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire

Akinwumi ADESINA

Akinwumi ADESINA President, African Development Bank

Chris KIRUBI

Chris KIRUBI Director, Centum Investment Group

Lucas Abaga NCHAMA

Lucas Abaga NCHAMA Governor, BEAC

Antony WITHERS

Antony WITHERS Chief executive, MCB

Jonathan OPPENHEIMER

Jonathan OPPENHEIMER Director, E Oppenheimer & Son

Carlos LOPES

Carlos LOPES Executive Secretary, UNECA

Mohamed BENCHAABOUN

Mohamed BENCHAÂBOUN CEO, Banque Populaire Group

Sebastien
KADIO-MOROKRO
CEO, Pétro Ivoire

Oba OTUDEKO

Oba OTUDEKO Chairman, Honeywell Group

Jean-Baptiste SATCHIVI

Jean-Baptiste SATCHIVI CEO, CDPA

Serge MICKOTO

Serge T. MICKOTO CEO, FGIS

Slim OTHMANI CEO, NCA-ROUIBA

Corneille KAREKEZI

Corneille KAREKEZI CEO, Africa-Re

Henri-Claude OYIMA

Henri-Claude OYIMA CEO, BGFI Bank

Mo IBRAHIM

Mo IBRAHIM Chairman, Mo Ibrahim Foundation

Daphne MASHILE-NKOSI

Daphne MASHILE-NKOSI CEO, Kalahari Resources

Luc RIGOUZZO

Luc RIGOUZZO Managing Partner, Amethis Finance

Dennis AWORI

Dennis AWORI Chairman, KEPSA

Matthew LILLEY

Matthew LILLEY CEO Africa, Prudential

Makhtar DIOP

Makhtar DIOP Vice-President for Africa, World Bank

Edoh Kossi AMENOUNVE

Edoh Kossi AMENOUNVE Managing Director, BRVM

Issad REBRAB

Issad REBRAB President, Cevital

Pascal AGBOYIBOR

Pascal AGBOYIBOR Partner, Orrick

Gida NADAZIBWE-SEKANDI

Gida NAKAZIBWE-SEKANDI Director, Capricorn Investment Holdings

Francois GAMET

Francois GAMET CEO, Standard Advisory China Limited

Felix BIKPO

Felix BIKPO CEO, African Guarantee Fund

Kelvin BALOGUN

Kelvin BALOGUN President, Central,East and West Africa, Coca-Cola Company

Rogério SAMO GUDO

Rogério SAMO GUDO Vice President, Confederation of Economic Associations of Mozambique (CTA)

Adamassu TADESSE

Admassu TADESSE President, PTA Bank

Roland DECORVET

Roland DECORVET Group CEO, Lonrho PLC

Delphine MAIDOU

Delphine MAÏDOU CEO, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty Africa

Bally MOSSADECK

Mossadeck BALLY CEO, Azalaï Hotels

Henok TEFFERA

Henok TEFERRA Managing director, Asky Airlines

Vuyani JARANA

Vuyani JARANA Chief officer, Vodacom Business

Bruno WITVOET

Bruno WITVOET President Africa, Unilever

Kais MARZOUKI

Kais MARZOUKI Director Central and West Africa, Nestlé

Ghislain MOUNDOUNGA

Ghislain MOUNDOUNGA CEO, GM Energy

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