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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Main agenda
Registration and Networking
09:00 - 09:05 5 mins
Main agenda
Chairman’s Opening Address
  • Paul Forsyth - Founder, Apache Partners
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09:30 - 10:00 30 mins
FundForum Africa
Brand New Research: Idiosyncratic themes - Unveiling real pockets of opportunity in Africa
  • Prasheen Singh - Head of Investment Advisory, Riscura
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10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
FundForum Africa
Africa or Frontier? Does it make sense to manage Africa as a stand-alone, or are investors’ interest best met by broadening the investment horizon
  • Moderated by: Paul Forsyth - Founder, Apache Partners
  • Sven Richter - Fund Manager Global Emerging Markets, Drakens Capital
  • Sarah Maja - Head of Frontier Equity Sales Trading, EFG Hermes
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10:30 - 11:00 30 mins
Main agenda
Networking Morning Coffee
11:45 - 12:30 45 mins
FundForum Africa
Where to play? Private or Public: What will pay off for the investor in search of returns in the African context and what is the optimal mix in a diversified portfolio
  • Moderated Erik Renander - Portfolio Manager, Principia Investment Management
  • Philippe Koch - Head of Fund Management, IPRO
  • Alexander Trotter - Partner, NewMarket Asset Management
  • Cobus Visagie - Head Investor Relations, Africa Merchant Investment Management
  • Prasheen Singh - Head of Investment Advisory, Riscura
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12:00 - 12:30 30 mins
FundForum Africa
FundForum Africa & Middle East Investment Expert Interview
  • Interviewer Paul Forsyth - Founder, Apache Partners
  • Interviewee David Damiba - Partner, Helios Investment Partners
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12:30 - 14:00 90 mins
Main agenda
Networking Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 30 mins
FundForum Africa
Impact as A Source of Alpha: Building meaningful partnerships
  • Eric-Vincent Guichard - CEO, Movement Capital
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14:30 - 15:00 30 mins
FundForum Africa
Real Estate: How to Take Advantage of This Investment Opportunity?
  • Sanjiv Mihdidin - Founder and CEO, SMART Property
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15:00 - 15:30 30 mins
FundForum Africa
Access Through ETFs: Determining the benefits of a passive vehicle in an African context
  • Abhimanyu Yadav - Head of Fixed Income & Currencies, MCB Capital Markets
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15:30 - 16:15 45 mins
FundForum Africa
Infrastructure: Which sectors offer the most attractive opportunities for the long-term investors
  • Moderator Sanjiv Mihdidin - Founder and CEO, SMART Property
  • Ibrahim Sagna - Head, Financial Advisory, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC)
  • Charbel Abou Jaoude - CEO, Alcazar Capital
  • Aly Faruque - Head of Business Development, CR Holdings
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16:00 - 16:30 30 mins
Main agenda
Afternoon Tea