4 - 6 December 2017
The Westin Cape Town,
Learn, network and secure deals
Where the African private equity community comes together to be inspired and discover new opportunities
550+ Attendees. 100+ Speakers. Africa's largest private equity and venture capital conference.
Editor's pick of the key conversations that took place in Cape Town last year
F.W. de Klerk interview
F.W. de Klerk shares his views on Africa, Corruption, the ANC and Donald Trump
What is the most important thing every start-up should consider?
Maria Pienaar, Chief Information Officer at Cell C discusses ‘What is the most important thing every start-up should consider?
The coming of age of permanent capital vehicles in Africa
Africa has a high concentration of ambitious entrepreneurs who, with the right support, will pave the way for a more prosperous future for the continent
The leading private equity event focused on Africa
The giant of African PE events
Want to learn about trends on the ground – you stay on the ground. We are the largest Private Equity and Venture Capital event in the heart of South Africa.
550+ attendees. More than 150 industry leading LPs and 200+ influential global and local GPs. 1:1 LP/GP ratio.
What’s in store for 2017?
- Real Assets Summit
- Fundraising Summit
- Interactive roundtable discussions
- Lunch and Learn
- Elevator pitches, and much more!
Network your way to success
Create new connection and catch-up with your peers through a series of onsite and offsite networking drinks receptions, extended coffee breaks, a brand new dedicated LP/GP speed networking feature, one-to-one meetings and MySuperReturn online networking app.
We are LP-friendly
This year we offer more LP-focused features and LP-only closed door sessions. Carefully tailored to investor needs, both content and networking agenda will not disappoint!
Learn from the leaders and become one!
An impressive line-up of 100+ influential speakers will enrich your knowledge, expand your horizons and leave you motivated and inspired.
The Advisory Board is back
Last year SuperReturn Africa launched a brand new Advisory Board. With a recent addition of a new member – Nicole Paige, Partner, Webber Wentzel – the Board is geared up to create a conference experience you will not forget.
Meet the movers and shakers in African Private Equity
As always SuperReturn Africa proved to be the conference to meet GP’s, LP’s and service providers. It is a very efficient way to meet new faces as well as catch up with existing relationships.
Senior Investment Officer
I believe SuperReturn Africa is an incredibly important event for the industry on the continent and will continue to bring value to industry players in the years ahead.
Great conference. Good attendance. Nice spread of GP and LP's. excellent venue. We really enjoyed it and got good value for our time.
Rockwood Private Equity
SuperReturn Africa was an awesome experience for both the contacts that were made and the knowledge gained.
The organisation was impeccable, all the sessions I attended were extremely interesting, providing good insights about the African markets and industries. The opportunities for networking were great, especially thanks to the venue facilities and the app.
Founder, CEO and Managing Partner
Mediterrania Capital Partners
SuperReturn Africa Advisory Board
Last year SuperReturn Africa announced the appointment of new members to join the strategic Advisory Board. 2017 will see the renewed efforts of the Advisory Board leading the event strategy on its path to success.
The Board meets to hear reports on current plans and brand activity
Get a chance to hear from Board members about their views and future development priorities, with key practical issues surrounding private equity and venture capital industry in relation to the planned events.The Advisory Board will suggest new ways of growing visitor audience, identifying, prioritising and mapping of industry hot topics, current and future trends and challenges to the relevant market segments. The Board will provide strategic guidance for the development of the Africa SuperReturn portfolio.
New insights from 8 renowned GPs and LPs
- Hurley Doddy, Managing Director, Founding Partner and co-Chief Executive Officer, Emerging Capital Partners
- Eric Kump, Managing Director and co-Head, The Carlyle Group
- Jide Olanrewaju, Partner, TPG Growth
- Henry Obi, Chief Operating Officer, Helios Investment Partners
- Ibrahim Sagna, Head of Financial Advisory, Africa Finance Corporatio
- Paul Boynton, CEO, Old Mutual Investment Grou
- Lynn Nguyen, Managing Director, PE Funds Portfolio, OPIC
- Shane Rogel, Managing Director, South Suez Capital
Give a warm welcome to the new Advisory Board member
SuperReturn Africa is proud to anounce the nomination of a new Advisory Board member - Nicole Paige, Partner, Webber Wentzel