Past Speakers


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President and Chief Executive Officer of Anabel Group Inc.

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Head of Resourcing for Africa ABSA/Barclays


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Tom Ilube

Founder and Chairman of the African Gifted Foundation


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Martin Woolnough

CEO & MD, Nestlé Nigeria


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Samuel Kasumu

Founder and Board Member, Elevation Networks


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Osamede Okhomina

Chief Executive Officer of Equity Energy Resources


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Noella Musunka Coursaris

International Supermodel and Founder of Georges Malaika Foundation

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Dr Ola Orekunrin

Managing Director of Flying Doctors Nigeria Ltd

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Ndidi Nwuneli

Founder, LEAP Africa. Co-Founder AACE Foods


Ini Onuk

The Lead Consultant/CEO of ThistlePraxis Consulting Limited

speaker 0014 Esther Adjei

Esther Adjei

Founder of Gem Consultancy Ltd UK


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Semhar Habtezion

International Trade Adviser for UKTI London International Trade team



speaker 0016 Ashish Thakkar

Ashish Thakkar

Founder and Managing Director, Mara Group





  • Dr Adesina Iluyemi (Executive Secretary, New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD))
  • Osamede Okhomina (CEO, Energy Equity Resources)
  • Onche Ugbabe (Chief Strategy Officer, First Bank of Nigeria Plc)
  • Tommy Garnett (Director, Environmental Foundation for Africa)
  • Martin Woolnough (CEO & MD, Nestlé Nigeria)
  • Noella Coursaris Musunka (International Super Model and Founder of Georges Malaika Foundation)
  • Ndidi Nwuneli (Founder, LEAP Africa / Co-Founder, AACE Foods)
  • Ashish Thakkar (Founder & Managing Director, Mara Group)
  • Ini Onuk (Lead Consultant/CEO, ThistlePraxis Consulting Limited)
  • Semhar Habtezion (International Trade Adviser for UKTI London International Trade team)
  • Dr Ola Orekunrin (Managing Director, Flying Doctors Nigeria Ltd)
  • Jason Davies (Head of Resourcing for Africa, ABSA/Barclays)
  • Carol Hondonga (Principal Advisor Talent Acquisition, Rio Tinto)
  • Deji Akinyanju (Founder & CEO, Food Concepts)
  • Esther Adjei (Founder, Gem Consultancy Ltd UK)
  • Henry Bonsu • Isabella Akinseye • Frances Williams