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Relive #AESIS2020

VC4A and ABAN are looking back at a successful edition of the 7th and virtual edition of the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit (#AESIS2020). The Summit took place on 3 & 4 November online. With a number of record-level deals making the headlines over the last year, Africa’s startup industry is ripe for investment. During the two-day virtual Summit, we came together, interacted and collaborated on deals – to invest in a resilient Africa.  You can relive the full event and watch all recordings here.

Headlining the Summit are renown international and local investors – with leading African angels and VC fund managers. Speakers include:

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji
Future Africa
Mobolaji Adeoye
Consonance Investment Managers
Adedana Ashebir
Village Capital
Eline Blaauboer
Africa tech Ventures, TBL Mirror Fund
Ola Brown
Greentree Investment Company
Clive Butkow
Kalon Venture Partners
Maelis Carraro
Catalyst Fund / BFA Global
Llew Claasen
Newtown Partners
Lauren Cochran
Blue Haven Initiative
Brett Commaille
Hlayisani Capital
Sangu Delle
Golden Palm Invesments Corporation
Tarek El Kady
Alex Angels
Bertrand Fotsing
Oracle Corporation
Alexandra Fraser
Dazzle Angels
Aaron Fu
Catalyst Fund - BFA
Anton Gaylard
Crossfin Technology Holdings
Zachariah George
Startupbootcamp Africa
Steven Grin
Lateral Capital
Stephen Gugu
Viktoria Ventures
Tim Harris
Tokunboh Ishmael
Alitheia Capital
Candace Johnson
Johnson Paradigm Ventures
Shonam Khaitan
AWS Activate
Derrick Kotze
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Acha Leke
McKinsey & Company
Benji Meltzer
Carla Montesi
European Commission
Anne Njuki
DOB Equity
Jean-Noel Odier
Bamboo Capital Partner
Kemi Olajide
Alitheia Capital
Gerrad Olisa-Ashar
Diaspora Angels
Kwaku Owusu-Achaw
Shell Foundation
Aristide Ouattara
Deloitte Afrique
Lelemba Phiri
Africa Trust Group
Sewu-Steve Tawia
Asime Ventures - Accra Angels Network
Arthur Thuet
Saviu Ventures
Fabian Whate
Naspers Foundry
Ryosuke Yamawaki
Kepple Africa Ventures
GreenTec Capital Partners