2018 Speakers

Taciana Peão Lopes

Dr Babafemi Oyewole

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Energy Synergy Partners

Gareth Clifton

Mozambique Manager, Kenmare Resources

Niall Cramer


Salvador Mondlane Junior

Geology Department; Eduardo Mondlane University

Peter Oldacre

Chief Executive Officer, Graysmaker

Nelia Dias

General Counsel, Baker Hughes, a GE Company

Waldemar de Sousa

Executive Director and Member of the Board, Banco de Moçambique

Emmett Costel

Co-Founder, Epsilon Energia Solar

Tânia Cristina dos Anjos Santhim

Senior Consultant, the Tax Practice Group., Sal & Caldeira

Márcio Godoy

Global Director of Coal, Vale

Simon Lester

Business Development Manager (sub- Saharan Africa), Concrete Canvas

Duncan Bonnett

Director, Africa House

Rentia van Tonder

Head: Power, Standard Bank Mining Stream

Bruno Morgado

Chief Executive Officer, Matola Gas Company

Leopoldo de Amaral

Attorney / Partner, Sal & Caldeira

Shipeni Thovela

Attorney / Consultant, Sal & Caldeira

Leonardo Nhavoto

Lawyer/Senior Consultant, Sal & Caldeira

Prof. Mosad Elmissiry

Senior Energy Advisor to NEPAD CEO, NEPAD

Paulo Rage

Director, CCIABM and Partner, Mayer Brown

Zubair Suliman

Senior Investment Manager, KFW DEG

His Excellency Mahaman Laouan Gaya

Executive Secretary, African Petroleum Producers Organization

Dr. Victor Tivane

Local Content Director, ENH Mozambique

Jaime Comiche

Country Representative, UNIDO

Pietro Toigo

Country Manager, Mozambique, African Development Bank

Roger Tissot

Senior Consultant, Rene Roger Tissot Consultants

Tom Bowker

Editor, Zitamar News

Geert Klok

Deputy General Manager, GK Ancuabe Graphite Mines, S.A

Mateus Magala

Chairman and CEO, EDM

James M Hughes

Director, Business Development & Strategy, Fluor Corporation

Omar Mithá

Chairman & CEO, ENH

Paul Eardley-Taylor

Head of Oil & Gas Southern Africa, Standard Bank

Andreas F Ziegler-Mendonça

Managing Director, SwissSolar

Steve Wilson

Vice President & Country Manager, Anadarko


If you would like to join the panel of speakers at MMEC 2018, please send your biography, topic, photo and abstract to the organising committee.

N.B Speeches can be in Portuguese or English. All the speeches should not exceed the duration of 15 minutes. 

See the conference topics here

If you would like to deliver a speech at the event, please contact:

Emma Sayers, Conference Producer

Tel: +27 84 585 5119 or  email emma@ametrade.org