Held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the second Africa Global Business Forum will highlight Dubai’s role as an international gateway to Africa.
The objective of AGBF is to encourage international revenue flows into Africa by engaging leading decision-makers on the global investment scene. An exclusive by-invitation-only event, attendees will have access to high-level decision makers including African Heads of State, Ministers, prominent CEOs operating globally, heads of private banks, sovereign wealth funds and private equity firms.
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Minister of State, UAE
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Dangote Group
Group Chief Executive Officer, Air Asia
Chairman and CEO, Blackstone Group
Executive Director and CEO, Investment Corporation of Dubai
An exclusive invite-only event, AGBF brings together a select audience of 500 top-level government and corporate decision-makers, including:
African Heads of State
• Ministers and dignitaries
• Prominent CEOs operating globally
• Heads of private banks, sovereign wealth funds, private equity firms
• UAE business leaders
• Heads of African Investment Promotion Agencies
Confirmed African Heads of State include: Presidents of Rwanda, Ghana, Mozambique, Senegal and Ethiopia.
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Exclusive to AGBF; this year’s high-level networking platform will facilitate discussions on future investment prospects in a private, business-focused environment.
International investors will have the opportunity to capitalize on the participation of Africa’s most successful corporates, influential policy makers, heads of financial institutions, selected state-owned enterprises, leading policy-makers from ministries of finance and African national banks.
The format will consist of pre-scheduled one-to-one and small group business meetings over the two days of the forum that allow attendees to network and discuss future investment opportunities in Africa.