Jacqueline Musiitwa to speak on Funding Africa’s growth
2012 MIF Fellow, Jacqueline Musiitwa, will speak at the Investing in Africa: Opportunities for Businesses and the Lawyers Who Counsel Them, taking place from 24–26 June 2015 in New York, U.S.A.
The session entitled Funding Africa’s growth: who is supplying funds and to whom?, will discuss the challenges, opportunities and trends associated with funding Africa’s growth, including sources of investment such as private equity, capital markets, national development agencies, multi-lateral institutions and African-based banks as well as other local funding sources.
The panel will be moderate by Peter Olds Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, London.
Other speakers include:
- Ashley Bendell Head of Distribution: U.S. A – African Alliance, New York
- Thomas W Laryea: Dentons, Washington DC
The conference presented by the International Bar Association (IBA) North American Regional Forum and supported by the IBA African Regional Forum, IBA Communications Law Committee, IBA Law Firm Management Committee and the IBA Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law
The conference will be attended by in-house counsel, private practitioners, regulators, bankers, accountants, brokers, institutional investors, asset managers and fund management executives, working or advising with investments in Africa.
To see the full programme click the link below.