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Africa’s Largest Conference For The Global Private Equity LP & GP Communities

1 - 3 December 2015

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra, Ghana

Closed Door Discussion Sessions
Interactive discussions from ‘Too Hot To Touch’ Chatham House sessions to Strategy Labs. Topics include: when best to return to market, the optimal fund structure for Africa, the exits dearth and more!

Case Study Insight
Learn from the smartest GPs on the continent and gain practical insight into how the best investments in Africa have been sourced, enhanced in value and exited.

Technology Product Showcase
Aspiring to keep abreast of the latest technologies and business products shaping the industry, we want leading technology providers to promote their business to our audience. Email us for more info.

The Military Mind
Ed Butler, Brigadier General (Retd.), Former Commander of the British Forces In Afghanistan

Ed will draw upon his distinguished 24 year military career and provide a unique perspective into how decision makers should approach and implement effective risk management strategies.

The Geopolitical Expert
David Murrin, Entrepreneur, Author & Thought Leader, CEO & Chairman, Emergent Asset Management

David will draw upon his unified geopolitical model “Breaking the Code of History” to evaluate African geopolitical risk over the next decade.

The Cutting-Edge Economist
Razia Khan, Regional Head of Research, Africa, Standard Chartered

Acknowledged as the leading analyst on African economies and markets, Razia will provide an outlook of the macro-economic landscape in Africa and what that could mean for PE investors.

MySuperReturn is an online networking platform allowing attendees to view the delegate list in advance, send messages to fellow participants, set up meetings and search GP, LP and Fund of Fund firm profiles powered by Preqin.

Live to all registered and paid main conference attendees 2 weeks prior to the conference and 1 week after.

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Taking place on 1 December, West Africa's most talented and powerful investors debate how and where the best investments are to be made in the region in light of dynamic and challenging macroeconomic & political forces.

  • Unparalled Political & Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Fresh Insight From The Region's Smartest GPs
  • In-depth Understanding on How LPs View West Africa
  • Learn What Has Been Behind Some Of The Region's Most Impressive Deals And Exits.

View the West Africa summit agenda

A whole day of in-depth discussion on 1 December on investing in Africa's booming private Real Estate market, featuring

  • Exclusive Data & Economic Analysis On Supply And Demand Dynamics Shaping The Real Estate Investment Landscape.
  • Expert GP Opinion On Opportunities Presenting Themselves In Commercial, Residential And Leisure
  • In-Depth Understanding Of How Both Local And International LPs View African Real Estate,
  • Explore “How Not To Invest In African Real Estate"

View the Real Estate summit agenda

140+ Outstanding Speakers

Kenneth Kaniu, CEO, Britam Asset Managers
Kenneth Kaniu


Britam Asset Managers

Richard Rincon, Investment Officer - Emergng Markets Investments, The University of Texas investment Management Co (UTIMCO)
Richard Rincon

Investment Officer - Emergng Markets Investments

The University of Texas investment Management Co (UTIMCO)

Bridget Uku, Investment Manager, Local Government Pension Fund (UK)
Bridget Uku

Investment Manager

Local Government Pension Fund (UK)

Razia Khan, Regional Head of Research, Africa, Standard Chartered
Razia Khan

Regional Head of Research, Africa

Standard Chartered

Peter Baird, Managing Director & Head of Africa, Standard Chartered Private Equity
Peter Baird

Managing Director & Head of Africa

Standard Chartered Private Equity

Marlon Chigwende, Managing Director, Head of Sub Saharan Africa, The Carlyle Group
Marlon Chigwende

Managing Director, Head of Sub Saharan Africa

The Carlyle Group

David Murrin, Entrepreneur, Author & Thought Leader. CEO & Chairman, Emergent Asset Management
David Murrin

Entrepreneur, Author & Thought Leader. CEO & Chairman

Emergent Asset Management

Hurley Doddy, Co-CEO, ECP
Hurley Doddy



Jacob Kholi, Partner, The Abraaj Group
Jacob Kholi


The Abraaj Group

Ed Butler, Brigadier General (Retd.), Former Commander Of British Forces In Afghanistan & Board Advisor, Salamanca Risk Management
Ed Butler

Brigadier General (Retd.), Former Commander Of British Forces In Afghanistan & Board Advisor

Salamanca Risk Management

SuperReturn Africa in Numbers

Meet 550+

Attendees at Africa’s largest in-region
private equity event. Over 36 countries represented in 2015.

150+ LPs

UTIMCO, STANLIB, Pantheon, South Seuz, Venture Capital Trust Fund, Proparco, IFC, Avanz Capital, FMO and many more confirmed!

230+ GPs

Meet with local, pan-African and
pan-emerging markets GPs with a regional, country or sector focus.


40% Discount For Domestic Companies For Selected Countries

40% DISCOUNT for domestic companies from selected African countries. Click here for more information.

Please note this discount applies to domestic African companies only – not to foreign subsidiaries or joint ventures.