Africa Investment Exchange: Nairobi
02 October 2019 to 03 October 2019

Power & Renewables Executive Briefing

AIX: Nairobi offers a comprehensive overview of the state of the market in East Africa and brings together project developers, suppliers of off-grid services, policy-makers, established and non-traditional investment sources and other actors in the industry. 

Co-produced by CbI’s African Energy with partner GreenMax Capital Advisors, the meeting is structured around interactive panel-led sessions, held under the Chatham House Rule (participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker, nor that of any other participant, may be revealed) and limited to 150 participants.

The meeting is sponsored by Actis, Africa Trade Insurance Agency and AIIM.

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Recently confirmed panellists include:

  • Caroline Kimathi, Acting Director, Renewable Energy, Energy Regulatory Commission, Kenya
  • David Muthike, Strategy & Business Performance Director, KenGen
  • Eric Mwangi, Economic Advisor to the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Kenya
  • John Kimotho, Investment Manager, African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)
  • Nemes Victor Massawe, Manager Electricity Transmission and Distribution, EWURA, Tanzania
  • Peter Twesigye, Regulatory Affairs Manager, Umeme, Uganda
  • Erik Granskog, Vice President, Everstrong Capital
  • John Lentaigne, Acting Chief Executive Officer, African Trade Insurance Agency
  • Roxana Ignat, Investment Officer, FMO
  • Ameet Shah, Founder & CEO, Astonfield Solar
  • Brian Muriuki, Chairman Kenya Oil & Gas Association
  • Clifford Aron, Principal, GreenMax Capital Group
  • James Shoetan, East Africa Business Development Manager, CrossBoundary Energy
  • Sam Slaughter, Chief Executive Officer, PowerGen Renewable Energy
  • Patrick Tonui, East Africa Regional Representative, GOGLA
  • Florian Cammas, Associate, Finergreen
  • Wilfred Van den Bos, Head of Investments, responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding (rAREH)
  • Nikhath Zigmund, Business Development Director, Actis
  • Ravi Sikand, Senior Partner, Energy Access Ventures



There is a 20% early bird discount that ends 25 June

Book online or contact Lauren Andrews for an invoice. Tel: +44 (0)1424 721667






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Take a closer look at our successful AIX: Nairobi 2018 meeting.


Organisations participating at AIX Nairobi 2018 included:

Utilities, regulators and officials

Department for International Trade (UK), Electricity Regulatory Authority (Uganda), Energy Regulatory Commission (Kenya), Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Tanzania), GET FiT Zambia, Kenya Power and Lighting Company, KenGen, Ministry of Energy (Kenya), Rural Electrification Agency (Uganda)

Power generation

Astonfield Solar, BayWa r.e, Berkeley Energy, Engie, GigaWatt Global, Globeleq, Jinko Solar, Kenergy Renewables, KTDA Power Company, Powerhive, Quantum Power, responsAbility Africa, Scatec Solar, Tembo Power, Tesla, Virunga Power


Astonfield Solar, Azuri Technologies, CrossBoundary Energy, Energy Access Ventures Africa, Green Mini-Grid Facility, GSMA, Oxygen Africa, PowerGen Renewable Energy, Renewvia Energy

Development finance

African Trade Insurance Agency, CDC Group, Climate Fund Manager, European Investment Bank, FMO, IFC, Industrial Promotion Services, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Proparco, US Trade and Development Agency

Finance and investment

Actis, Adenium Energy Capital, African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), Centum, Co-operative Bank of Kenya,Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund, Inspired Evolution Investment Management, Lion’s Head Global Partners, Meridiam, Nedbank, Standard Chartered Bank, SunFunder, SUNREF East Africa

Professional services

Africa Legal Network, Convergence, Finergreen, GreenMax Capital Advisors, MMC Africa Law, Multiconsult