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AIX: Transport & Logistics

Africa Investment Exchange: Transport & Logistics, London

What do lenders, investors, private sector and government need to make transport and logistics projects bankable?

A top team will be addressing this at CbI Meetings' Africa Investment Exchange: Transport & Logistics meeting in London 28 and 29 September. 

Held under the Chatham House Rule and structured round a series of interactive panel-led sessions, participants will discuss major investment trends – from major construction and shared-use infrastructure schemes to innovative approaches to improving logistics – and ways to channel a growing range of private resources into infrastructure.

Tidiane Traore, Technical Adviser for Infrastructure at the Mano River Union, will be attending with a delegation including investment commissions and officials from the ministries of transport in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone who will showcase priority transport projects in the region and kick start a discussion on PPP frameworks.

Confirmed participants include:

Morag Baird Senior Infrastructure Adviser European Investment Bank
Steve Cameron Vice Chairman Business Council for Africa
Michael Kane Infrastructure Specialist Secretariat of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA)
Silvester Kasuku CEO LAPSSET Corridor Development Authority
Julia Prescot Partner Meridiam Infrastructure
Johny Smith CEO Walvis Bay Corridor Group
Fabio Scala Executive Board Member Edgebold Capital
Modou Kane Diao transport specialist, Ministry of  Land Transport, Rail Transport & Planning, Senegal
Tidiane Traore Technical Adviser for Infrastructure Mano River Union
Frank Matsaert CEO TradeMark East Africa
Roland Janssens Deputy Managing Director: Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund Frontier Markets Fund Managers
Jon Marks Chairman CbI
Fedja Canters Senior Investment Officer FMO
Iskander Ezzerelli Infrastructure & Mining Proparco
Faisal Ladha Senior Consultant, West Africa CPCS
Glory Jonga Vice President Southern and East Africa, CPCS
Rosie Offord Associate Steer Davies Gleave
Peter Wiener Associate, Steer Davies Gleave
James Addo Director GFI
Adefunke Adeyemi Regional Head, Member and External Relations, Africa and Middle East International Air Transport Association
Glen Ireland Founding Partner InfraShare Partners
Guillaume Rémy Financial Advisor RebelGroup International

Download the latest agenda - includes the names of confirmed panellists.

The agenda is nearly complete. To participate on a panel please contact Bruno Coburn - panellists receive a 50% discount on the standard registration fee.

The meeting is supported by CPCS, Steer Davies Gleave, the Business Council for Africa and the Royal African Society and follows on from very successful AIX: Energy and AIX: Gas meetings, which were sponsored by Actis, FMO, DLA Piper and InfraCo Africa.

There is a 25% discount which runs until 31 August 2015.

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