Investments in Africa - seminar about doing business in Africa

How to do investments in Africa, February 4th

At this seminar we will focus on:

  • how to do economically sustainable business in Africa
  • how large-scale investments influence the local community
  • how smaller investments can contribute to capacity building and upgrading of the local business environment
  • learn about the global mechanisms behind investing in Africa

We will provide key insights and case studies from companies targeting and operating in Africa. The company cases are:


2.00 pm: Registration

2.20 pm: Welcome and presentation of the programme

2.30 pm: Nordekon ApS
Partner, Mrs. Mette Holst-Andersen – Market insights, market potentials, overall  introduction to business sectors

2.45 pm: Company Case: Vestas A/S
Head of New Segments & Origination, Mr. Alfonso L. Vazquez Caro

3.30 pm: Sydbank A/S
Senior Portfolio Manager, Mr. Anders Rønnebæk

3.55 pm: Company case: Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S
General Manager, Mr. Carl Peter Andersen

4.20 pm: Bestseller Foundation
Investment Director, Mrs. Stine Jersie Olsen

5.10 pm: Panel discussion

5.35 pm: Concluding remarks

5.45 – 6.30 pm: Networking, light dinner including wine and beer will be served.

Coffee, water and snacks will be served during the seminar as we will have many networking breaks enabling you to discuss and share experiences.

Thursday, February 4th 2016 at 2 pm
Mogens Dahls Koncertsal, Snorresgade 22, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark.

Members: Free of charge
Non-members: DKK 2,500 (ex. VAT)

Please register at: and mention if you stay for dinner.

Mogens Dahls Koncertsal