Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables
RSA House, London

Now in its fourth year, AIX: Power and Renewables brings established and non-traditional investment sources (including private equity firms, family offices, foundations, institutional investors) together with project developers and other stakeholders for a frank discussion of the challenges facing investors along the electricity value chain.

Take a look at the full agenda – featuring more than 55 named panellists

The first day focuses on the power and renewables investment lifecycle, with a strong emphasis on early stage development in the morning. There are also special breakout sessions dedicated to geothermal and hydropower. The day ends with an evening  reception.

Day two morning there are two separate streams focusing on regional sessions, with the afternoon devoted to the Off-grid Investment Exchange

The meeting is held under the Chatham House Rule, limited to 180 senior executives and structured around panel-led sessions to encourage an open discussion.

Please note, 86% of the places at the meeting have already been taken. Early registration is recommended.


More than 55 panellists have confirmed including:

  • Yesufu Longe Alonge, Head, Power Procurement and Power Contracts, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET)
  • Mohammed El-Khayat, Executive Chairman, New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA), Egypt
  • Jamil Gwamna, CEO, Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO)
  • Oluniyi Robbin-Coker, Chairman, Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SLIEPA)
  • Ziria Tibalwa Wacko, Chief Executive Officer, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda
  • Solomon Asamoah, Chief Executive Officer, Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund
  • Dafe Akpeneye, Commissioner, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Kweku Awotwi, Principal, Africa Power Systems Management
  • Ali Zerouali, Co-operation and Partnerships Director, MASEN
  • Cephas Galley, Director of Legal Services, Electricity Company of Ghana
  • Ahmed Badr, Executive Director, Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
  • Thierno Seydou Niane, Director General, La Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, Senegal
  • Gabriel Fal, Founder, CGF Bourse, Senegal
  • Oliver Andrews, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC)
  • Mershil Kivuyo, Manager Legal Affairs, Tanzania Geothermal Development Company
  • Andrew Herscowitz, Co-ordinator, Power Africa
  • Joseph Tato, Partner, DLA Piper
  • Jasandra Nyker, Chief Executive Officer, BioTherm Energy
  • Simbarashe Mhuriro, Managing Director, Oxygen Africa
  • Oti Ikomi, Chief Executive Officer, Proton Energy
  • Jectone Achieng, Manager, Project Management – Project Management, Geothermal Development Company, Kenya
  • Romain Py, Executive Head: Transactions, African Infrastructure Investment Managers
  • Akinwole Omoboriowo II, Chief Executive Officer, Genesis Energy Group
  • David Donaldson, Head, IFC Infraventures, sub-Saharan Africa, IFC
  • Thomas Duveau, Chief Strategy Officer, Mobisol
  • Lynn Tabernacki, Deputy Vice President SME Finance & Head of Global Energy, Overseas Private Investment Corporation

See more panellists

How to register

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

Price payable: £1,700 plus VAT

Discount rates are available if you are thinking of sending more than two delegates.


Participating organisations include:

Officials, utilities and regional bodies

  • Africa-EU Renewable Energy Co-operation Programme,
  • Agence pour le Développement des Énergies Renouvelables au Tchad (Chad)
  • Electricity Company of Ghana
  • Electricity Regulatory Authority (Uganda)
  • Energy Regulatory Commission (Kenya)
  • Geothermal Development Company (Kenya)
  • Industrial Development Corporation (Zambia)
  • Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO)
  • Ministry of Energy and Water, DR Congo
  • New and Renewable Energy Authority, Egypt
  • Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET)
  • Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE)
  • Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency (SLIEPA)
  • Tanzania Geothermal Development Company


Project developers

Access Power, Africa Power Systems Management, Aldwych International, BioTherm Energy, Bowleven, BWSC, Contour Global, Corbetti Geothermal, CPCS Development International Ltd (CDIL), eleQtra, Engie, Genesis Energy Group, Globeleq, ib vogt, Impala Energy, InfraCo Africa, Mainstream Energy Solutions, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Mytilineos, Pan Africa Solar, Proton Energy, Quantum Power, Ram Energy, Renewable Energy Partner, RP Global, Solizer, Upepo Energy Partners

Finance and investors

Actis, Acumen, AIIM, Adenium Capital, Africa Finance Corporation, CGF Bourse (Senegal), Denham Capital, Fieldstone Africa, GKB Ventures, Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund, Lion’s Head Global Partners, MENA Infrastructure, Nedbank, Palladium Group, Pembani Remgro Infrastructure Managers , Power Africa, Qalaa Holdings, Rockefeller Foundation, STANLIB, US Renewables Group, Venturi Renewable Energy

Development finance

African Development Bank, BIO, Climate Fund Managers, DEG, Finnfund, FMO, GuarantCo, IFC, Investment Fund for Developing Countries, Norfund, Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Off-grid energy services

Azuri Technologies, Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA), Lumos Global, Mobisol, Opes Solutions, Oxygen Africa, Sunfunder, Winch Energy

Professional services

Adam Smith International, Africa GreenCo, Africa Trade Insurance Agency, Alliant, Apricum, Baker & McKenzie, Clyde & Co, Control Risks, Cross-border Information, Dentons, DLA Piper, Economic Consulting Associates, ERM, Fortune Engineering, Greenmax Capital, Herbert Smith Freehills, Hunton & Williams, JW Ffooks & Co, Ricardo Energy & Environment, Trinity International, University of Cape Town, Webber Wentzel, WSP Global, XL Catlin


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