Profiles

Jim OVIA

Founder and Chairman, Zenith Bank

Jim Ovia is a Nigerian businessman. He founded Zenith Bank in 1990 and is the bank’s current Chairman. He is also the founder of Visafone Communications Limited, which has over 3 million subscribers, the Chairman of the National Software Development Initiative (NSDI) and of the National Information Technology Advisory Council (NITAC).  He is a former member of the Governing Council of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission. In addition, he is a noted philanthropist.

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Philippe Le Houérou

CEO, IFC

Edoh Kossi AMENOUNVE

Managing Director, BRVM

Felix BIKPO

CEO, African Guarantee Fund

Stephanie von Friedeburg

COO, IFC

Jasandra NYKER

CEO, BioTherm Energy

Rogério SAMO GUDO

Vice President, Confederation of Economic Associations of Mozambique (CTA)