Johannesburg, South Africa; New York, USA; 2 September 2016: Africa investor (Ai), a leading international investment and communications group, today announced that the 9th Ai CEO Institutional Investment Summit will host its annual Ai African Presidential-CEO Investment Summit, convening African Heads of State and global investors ahead of the President Obama-led US-Africa Forum in New York.
The 2016 African Presidential-CEO Investment Summit, held at NASDAQ in partnership with the Global Partnerships Forum, will focus on energy investment opportunities in Africa. Previous Ai Summit Presidential speakers include: H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of Uganda; H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of Nigeria; H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of Ethiopia; H.E. John Dramani Mahama, President of Ghana; H.E. Peter Mutharika, President of Malawi; H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia, and H.E. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission.
The Ai CEO Institutional Investment Summit, now in its 9th year, represents a unique platform for US pension funds, institutional investors and African Heads of State to discuss the continent’s investment climate and institutional investment partnerships between US and African pension and sovereign investment funds on major investable projects. The 2016 Ai Summit will focus on energy investments and the use of African capital markets and infrastructure co-investments, as a tool for US and African pension funds and institutional investors to collaboratively access and invest in Africa’s growth opportunities.
The 9th Ai CEO Institutional Investment Summit will be hosted in partnership with NASDAQ on the 19th of September. For more information, contact Precious Nkandu on email@example.com or +27 11 783 2431, or go to http://aicapitalmarketsummit.com.
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