DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: EMERGING WEST AFRICA 30.08.13Today countries such as Ghana, Gambia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone are ranked among the top 20 fastest growing economies in the world, Emerging West Africa is an event offering credible investment and start up advice to grow a business, volunteer or explore excting career opportunities.
Do you fancy swapping your 9-5 for closing deals in climates with all year round summer sun? Ever considered starting a business, volunteering or starting a new career in West Africa? Well Divas on Demand and Winnie Oudemans have a jam packed event called Emerging West Africa featuring top Business advisers dishing out exactly what you need to do to make it big in Africa! With opportunities springing up left right and centre in the Western part of the continent there is no time like the present to think about a business venture in Africa. Join guest speakers from the world of Business, Oil, Gas, Charity and even Fitness discussing funding, starting up and investment opportunities.
Taking place at the Museum of London from 5pm - 8pm you will get valuable advice from the following panel of experts:
- Julian Robertson Jones (Enterprise West Africa Ltd - Trade and Emerging Markets/ West Africa)
- Michael Amaning (Invest in Africa - Business Opportunities in Africa)
- Nana Ampofo (Songhai Advisory LLP - Investing opportunities/Ghana)
- Clifford Lawrence Amankwah - (Health and Fitness Mogul - Funding Opportunities)
- Andrea Opoku (Marketing Consultant - Starting a Business in Africa)
- Rolake Akinkugbe (Head of Energy, Oil and Gas Research, Ecobank)
- Alice Ukoko (Founder of Women of Africa - Charity Opportunities)
- Noreen Makosewe (The Motivational Listener - Panellist)
Emerging West will be hosted by the lovely Winnie Oudemans from Young and Connected. To spice things up a on the night there will also be entertainment provided by the talented poet Nathaniel Nye.
Emerging West Africa promises to be a networking evening like no other featuring a wide range of International professionals as well as charity representatives from organisations such as A Band Against Neglect (ABAN). The Emerging West Africa is for Diasporas, Students, Charity lovers, Entrepreneurs, Business Men/Women, Investors and Africa lovers. So if you want to obtain timeless worthy advice along with some guidance on how to get started then don't miss this opportunity.
You will also have the chance to to ask questions to the panel, win raffle prizes and buy from the unique stalls which includes Arhinarmah, the Lovely Notebook and Proud to be African T-shirts. Sounds like the perfect start to the weekend. Don't miss out tickets are going fast!
Museum of London
150 London Wall
EC2Y 5HN London
Date: Friday August 30th 2013
Time: 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Tickets: Available via www.emergingwestafrica.eventbrite.com. Standard £7 tickets or £9 include two raffle tickets.