Ambassador Rama Yade
Senior Director - Atlantic Council’s Africa Center
Founder, Anakle Films
Senior Associate for Private Sector Development [Moderator]
VC, Private Equity, & Impact Investments
Carisa Graf Suleman
VC Investor, Tech Entrepreneur, Co-Founder and Partner at TheContinent Venture Partners
Managing Partner - Chanzo Capital, Co-Founder; Angel Africa List
Partner, Head of Platform Future Africa [Moderator]
StartUps & Innovation Panel
CEO - United Bank for Africa PLC
CEO & Co-Founder - Brij, Rancard, & ClearSpace Labs
CEO & Founder - Sweet Kiwi
Dr. Valentine Obi
Founder & Group CEO at eTranzact Global, kyiara.com
Senior Agricultural Economist at The World Bank.
Lead Economist - World Bank & Founder; Global Findex Database
Investment Advisor - Goldman Sachs
Boum III Jr
CEO & Co-Founder - Daba
Energy Plenary: Clean Energy, Energy Transition, and Investments on the Continent
CEO & Founder - Rife International, U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (PACDBIA)
Dr. Vijaya Ramachandran
Director - Energy and Development, The Breakthrough Institute
Nekabari L. Goka
Corporate Strategy Principal - Exelon Utilities
Dr. Ainojie ‘Alex’ Irune
Executive Director - Oando PLC & Chief Operating Officer, Oando Energy Resources
Bizzle is a Music Executive with experience working in Digital Marketing &
A&R in the Nigerian music industry. His passion lies in music which was the main driving force for jumping on the social media scene to bring awareness to the amazing talents emerging from the Nigerian music scene as far back as 2007.
Audu Maikori, Esq.
Audu Maikori (“OWDOO MAYKORY”) is a multi-award-winning media entrepreneur, entertainment lawyer, social activist, and public speaker. He is the Founder and Executive Vice Chairman of Chocolate City Group, a company widely regarded as one of the most successful and influential entertainment companies in Africa. The Chocolate City Group is comprised of: Chocolate City Media (film, TV, and content production), Chocolate City Kenya, CCX (live music space), and the Chocolate City Music record label.