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November 2017
The Westin Cape Town,
Cape Town

Learn, network and secure deals at Africa's largest private equity and venture capital event.

Hear From F.W. de Klerk & 140+ Speakers From Leading GPs, LPs & Industry Experts

SuperReturn Africa Is Part Of The SuperReturn Series - The World's Leading Private Equity Events

Africa's Largest Global Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference

The gateway into Africa’s Private Equity and venture capital communities

Mix with a high level assembly of senior industry decision-makers at the 5th annual SuperReturn Africa, the landmark conference known for the quality of its attendees and its superb networking in Africa.

With a programme designed for great networking – both formal and informal – and quality debates and exchanges, you will create numerous invaluable contacts and have great face to face conversations with people you want to meet. Saving you countless air miles!

The programme content will also inform and inspire you. With a speaker panel made up of global industry innovators and more regionally focused private equity specialists.

What's new for 2016
  • Pre-conference summit focused on African entrepreneurship and Venture Capital
  • Start-up innovation platform
  • A special focus on Frontier Markets
  • A series of interactive roundtable discussions and debates
  • “Too Hot to Touch” sessions
  • On-stage speaker interviews and interactive Q&A sessions
Create New Contacts And Build Relationships.

The event features both structured and less-formal networking sessions, including:

  • Evening Networking Receptions
  • One-to-One Meetings
  • The MySuperReturn online networking app, allowing you to view the delegate list in advance and set up meetings with other attendees
  • Extended coffee breaks

Meet the movers and shakers in African Private Equity

Global Private Equity Professionals
Local and International LPs
World Leading GPs

Brand New SuperReturn Africa Advisory Board

The Board will meet to hear reports on current plans and brand activity

Hear from Board members about their views & 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. They will also provide guidance in developing SuperReturn Africa business strategy with correct alignment of content with event visitors and sponsors.

The new board includes 4 renowned GPs including:
  • Hurley Doddy, Managing Director, Founding Partner and co-Chief Executive Officer, Emerging Capital Partners (ECP)
  • Eric Kump, Managing Director and co-Head, The Carlyle Group
  • Paul Boynton, CEO, Old Mutual Investment Group
  • Henry Obi, Chief Operating Officer, Helios Investment Partners
The new board includes 4 leading LPs including:
  • Ibrahim Sagna, Head of Financial Advisory, Africa Finance Corporation
  • Jide Olanrewaju, Partner, TPG Growth
  • Lynn Nguyen, Managing Director, PE Funds Portfolio, OPIC 
  • Shane Rogel, Managing Director, South Suez Capital

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The freshest video, commentary and viewpoints ahead of the event as well as all the action live from Cape Town

Principal Legal Sponsors

Summit Day Drinks Reception Sponsor

Networking App Sponsor

Start-up Academy Partners