Why Attend

Day 1
17 Apr 2019
07:30 - 08:00

Registration & Breakfast

Governance & Regulation Outlook

Investment is vital for funding the needs of communities, financing expansion, new business ventures and infrastructure development. Developed countries ability to develop their venture capital and private equity sector for...
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How Might PE/VC Firms Develop Local Businesses

Small-sized and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have a major role in contributing towards long-term economic growth and job creation. However, SMEs often face limited access to financing partly because of the...
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Behavioural Science

When it comes to money and investing, we’re not always as rational as we think we are – which is why there’s a whole field of study that explains our...
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11:00 - 11:20

Coffee/Tea Break

Private Equity: Islamic Perspective

Shariah investment is an alternative investment method with two governing fundamental principles; a) the sharing of the profits and losses and b) the collection of interests (‘riba’ in Arabic) by...
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Risk Management, Value Creation & Exit

A complete guide to adding operational value for portfolio companies. Outsourcing versus in-house: which option works best for you? The Inability to exit and recognize profits for investors on funds...
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12:40 - 13:40

Lunch Break

The Money Behind The Money

How do GPs and LPs approach communication, transparency and reporting today? What are the building blocks of a successful relationship? Ensuring trust in LP/GP partnership. What are the fundraising and...
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Allan Hackner


Join us for this explosive chat to learn why investing in women leaders is Not a problem, but perhaps the biggest investment opportunity of our time. Like many other African...
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15:10 - 15:20


A New Era

As one of the African continent’s largest and most sophisticated economies, South Africa offers a myriad of opportunities for engagement on diplomatic, commercial, security and social fronts. It is a...
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Ambassador Mahash Alhameli
Ambassador Dr Martin Schäfer
16:00 - 16:10

Vote of Thanks

09:00 - 10:00

testing sessions