The list of the 2017 industry expert speakers to be announced shortly


If you would like to make a speech at APPP 2017, please send your biography, topic, photo and abstract to the organising committee. N.B Speeches will be in English only. All the speeches should not exceed the duration of 15 minutes. The deadline to receive propositions for speeches is September 2017. Please note that the conference topics are available on the event website.

If you would like to deliver a speech at the event, please contact: Emma Sayers, Conference Producer

Tel:  +27 84 585 5119 or

Speakers at the Africa PPP 2016

James Aiello

Senior Project Advisor, PPP Unit, National Treasury, South Africa

Matthew Rees

Director of the Office of Partnerships, Power Africa, USAID

Cyprian Marowa

General Manager Infrastructure Finance and Funds Investments, Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)

Paritosh Gupta

Chief Executive Officer, IL&FS

Ziria Tibalwa Waako

Director, Technical Regulation, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda

Ana Hajduka

Founder & CEO, Africa GreenCo

Angela Nalikka

Manager, Infrastructure Finance and PPP Division, AfDB

Anas Charafi

Investment Officer, Africa50

Naoll Mary

Managing Director, FCC Aqualia

Mark Flower

Managing Director, FLUOR

Liesel Lombaard

Gauteng Infrastructure Financing Agency

Aboubacar Guissé

Technical Adviser on Legal Issues and Institutional, Ministry of Investment Promotion and Private Sector, Mali

Hannes van Wyk

Managing Director, Toll Infrastructure Services

Benon M Mutambi

Chief Executive Officer, Electricity Regulatory Authority, Uganda

Atter Ezzat Hannoura

Director, PPP control Unit, Ministry of Finance, Egypt

Paul Horrocks

Lead Manager, Private Investment, OECD

Romain Py

Head of Transactions, AIIM (African Infrastructure Investment Managers)

William Michael Dachs

Chief Operating Officer, Gautrain

Jack van der Merwe

Chief Executive Officer, Gautrain

Rafael Pérez Feito

International Operations Director, FCC Aqualia

Stanley Kamau

Director, PPP Unit, Ministry of Finance, Kenya

Junglim Hahm

Regional Program Leader, East & South Africa, Middle East, Public Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility PPIAF/World Bank

Abebe Tadesse

Senior Expert and ISP-PPP Coordinator, Ministry of Finance and Economic Coordination, Ethiopia

Sheila Galloway

Group Chief Executive Officer, Utho Capital

John Seed

Head of Infrastructure Finance, Europe, Russia and Africa, Mott MacDonald

Peter Malika

Chief Technical Advisor, Local Finance Initiative (Global Programme), United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)

Eng. M C Munodawafa

Chief Executive Officer, Zambezi River Authority

Heleen Gossard

Associate, RisCura

Hoda Atia Moustafa

Regional Head - Africa, MIGA

Ekow Coleman

Senior Investment Officer, Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund (GIIF)

Jacqueline Odula-Lyakurwa

Activities Co-ordinator, African Development Institute

Chidi K.C. Izuwah Snr

Executive Director, The Presidency, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission, Nigeria

Alex Katon

Executive Director, InfraCo Africa

Joan Miquel Vilardell

Partner, AGL Transportation Infrastructure and Logistics

Kindra Halvorson

Regional Director - East Africa, Technoserve

Jean-Noel Ekoman Ekowman

Technical Expert No1, Support Council for the Realization of Partnership Contracts

Tom Minney

African Growth Partners Ltd

Mahad Ahmed

Managing Director, AMETrade

Gori Olusina Daniel

Africa PPP Advisory

Beatrice Florah Ikilai

Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development, Uganda

Tony Clamp

Compass Infrastructure

Francois Serres

Francois Serres & Associates

Chinyelu Oranefo

Senior Associate, Banking & Finance, Real Estate, Nabarro LLP

Chris Millward