AIX: Power and Renewables 2017


Enabling power project development in Africa

15-16 November 2017, London

Now in its fourth year, AIX: Power and Renewables brings established and non-traditional investment sources (including private equity firms, family offices, foundations, institutional investors) together with project developers and other stakeholders for a frank discussion of the challenges facing investors along the electricity value chain.

Sponsored by Actis, DEG, DLA Piper, Engie, FMO and Globeleq, the meeting is held under the Chatham House Rule, limited to 150 senior executives and structured around panel-led sessions to encourage an open discussion.

Co-produced by CbI’s African Energy, the meeting is supported by Power Africa and the Global Off-grid Lighting Association.

Take a look at the interim agenda – featuring 40 named panellists

The first day focuses on the power and renewables investment lifecycle, with a strong emphasis on early stage development in the morning. Day two morning there are two separate streams focusing on regional sessions, with the afternoon devoted to the Off-grid Investment Exchange

Panellists include:

Yesufu Longe Alonge, Head, Power Procurement and Power Contracts, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET)
Oluniyi Robbin-Coker, Chairman, Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SLIEPA)
Ziria Tibalwa Wacko, Chief Executive Officer, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda
Solomon Asamoah, Chief Executive Officer, Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund
Dafe Akpeneye, Commissioner, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission
Ali Zerouali, Co-operation and Partnerships Director, MASEN
Cephas Galley, Director of Legal Services, Electricity Company of Ghana
Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
Thierno Seydou Niane, Director General, La Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, Senegal
Gabriel Fal, Founder, CGF Bourse, Senegal
Oliver Andrews, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC)
Mershil Kivuyo, Manager Legal Affairs, Tanzania Geothermal Development Company

Andrew Herscowitz, Co-ordinator, Power Africa
Joseph Tato, Partner, DLA Piper
Jasandra Nyker, Chief Executive Officer, BioTherm Energy
Simbarashe Mhuriro, Managing Director, Oxygen Africa
Oti Ikomi, Chief Executive Officer, Proton Energy
Jectone Achieng, Manager, Project Management – Project Management, Geothermal Development Company, Kenya
Romain Py, Executive Head: Transactions, African Infrastructure Investment Managers
Akinwole Omoboriowo II, Chief Executive Officer, Genesis Energy Group
David Donaldson, Head, IFC Infraventures, sub-Saharan Africa, IFC
Thomas Duveau, Chief Strategy Officer, Mobisol
Lynn Tabernacki, Deputy Vice President SME Finance & Head of Global Energy, Overseas Private Investment Corporation
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There is a 20% discount which runs until 5 September.
Price payable: £1,360 plus VAT (full price £1,700 plus VAT)

Book online or contact Lauren Andrews for an invoice. Tel: +44 1424 721667.

Discount rates are available if you are thinking of sending more than one delegate.

Participating organisations include:

Officials, utilities and regional bodies
Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme, Agence pour le Développement des Énergies Renouvelables au Tchad, Electricity Company of Ghana, Electricity Regulatory Authority (Uganda), Energy Regulatory Commission (Kenya), Geothermal Development Company (Kenya), La Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (Senegal), MASEN, Niger Delta Power Holding Company, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET), Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SLIEPA, Tanzania Geothermal Development Company

Project developers
BioTherm Energy, Bowleven, BWSC, Engie, Genesis Energy Group, Globeleq, Impala Energy, Proton Energy, Ram Energy, Renewable Energy Partner, RP Global

Finance and investors
Actis, Acumen, AIIM, Adenium Capital, Africa Finance Corporation, CGF Bourse (Senegal), Fieldstone Africa, GKB Ventures, Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund, MENA Infrastructure , Nedbank, Palladium Group, Power Africa, Stanlib

Development finance
DEG, Finnfund, FMO, IFC, Norfund, Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Off-grid energy services
Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA), Lumos Global, Mobisol, Oxygen Africa, Sunfunder, Winch Energy

Professional services
Africa Trade Insurance Agency, Alliant, Apricum, Baker & McKenzie, Clyde & Co, Cross-border Information, DLA Piper, Economic Consulting Associates, Fortune Engineering, Greenmax Capital, Ricardo Energy & Environment, University of Cape Town, Webber Wentzel, WSP Global, XL Catlin