AIX Power & Renewables – early-stage development panel confirmed

Alex Katon, Executive Director, InfraCo Africa will chair the ‘Mobilising private sector expertise and finance for early-stage development’ panel at the fourth annual Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting in London (15-16 November 2017). Panellists: Cephas Galley, Director of … Read More

AIX: Power & Renewables panellist – Elvira Eurlings, Director Energy at ‎FMO

Elvira was appointed director of FMO’s energy department in December 2014. She started her career at FMO in 2007 as an investment officer in the Europe and Central Asia division, focusing on corporate clients and financial institutions. In 2010, Elvira … Read More

AIX: Power & Renewables panellist – Seye Bassir, Investment Director at IFU

Seye serves as Investment Director at IFU, which manages the Danish Climate Investment Fund – DCIF offers risk capital and advice for climate projects in developing countries in Asia, Africa, Latin America and parts of Europe. Previous to joining IFU, … Read More

Ragnar Gerig, Director Energy Africa and Asia, DEG

Panelist at AIX: Power and Renewables Ragnar Gerig is heading DEG’s energy operations for Africa and Asia with a loan book of more than US$ 500 million. In his last position as Director Manufacturing Industry and Services he was responsible for structuring … Read More

Ruhi Cosgun, Senior Investment Officer, FMO

Panelist at AIX: Power and Renewables In his current role as Manager Syndications he leads both the loan syndication & sales team and the agency team of FMO, The Dutch Development Bank. Ruhi is responsible for developing and implementation of FMO’s … Read More

Morag Baird, Senior Infrastructure Adviser, European Investment Bank

Panelist at AIX: Transport and Logistics at RSA House, 28 to 29 September 2015 Morag Baird is a senior infrastructure adviser in the mandate management unit for Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) at the European Investment Bank. Dedicated to infrastructure and development … Read More

Orli Arav, Chief Investment Officer, Impala Energy

Panelist at AIX: Power and Renewables and AIX: Energy Orli is the CIO of Impala Energy. Impala Energy is a greenfield power development company looking to develop medium-sized, clean and renewable power projects in sub-Saharan Africa. Impala Energy was incorporated in 2015 … Read More

Jan Martin Witte, Head of Division, Infrastructure Southern Africa, KfW

Panelist at AIX: Energy Jan Martin Witte leads the Division Infrastructure in Southern Africa of KfW Entwicklungsbank. As such, he is responsible for the management of KfW’s energy, water and transport portfolio in Southern Africa, with a strong focus on South … Read More

Alex Katon, Executive Director, InfraCo Africa

Chair at AIX: Power and Renewables and AIX: Energy Alex is a specialist in leadership, strategic planning, partnership agreements, PPA and EPC negotiation. Prior to joining InfraCo in 2013, Alex was based in Dubai as the Regional Head of Strategy & Communications for International … Read More

Andrew Gaines, Managing Director, DeRisk

Andrew manages DeRisk Advisory Services, a specialist in African investment and political risk insurance that advises investors on MIGA, OPIC and other PRI providers to help projects and businesses attract and qualify for international bank finance and private equity investment. … Read More