Nicholas Nesbitt

Chairman - KEPSA

PhD. Margaret Kobia

Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Public Service Youth and Gender Affairs

Edouard Heripret

President - East Africa zone of Schneider Electric

PhD. Laure Bourgois

Founding CEO - Codataschool

Abdi Rashid Jibril

Managing Director - Roots International

Pierre Gattaz

President of MEDEF

Omar Cissé

CEO of InTouch SA

Eva Warigia

Executive Director - East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association

David Mugambi

Chief Manager, Business Management & Innovation Director of Business Development of the Konza Technopolis Development Authority (KoTDA)

Barema Bocoum

Associate Deal Advisory Africa - KPMG

Lim Chee Boon

Senior Manager, Business Development - CrimsonLogic


UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative - United Nations

Gilles Vermot-Desroches

Vice-President, Schneider Electric

Brian Afande

CEO - BlackRhino VR

Danielle Briche

Head of Entrepreneurship Programs - Campus France

Michael Mutiga

Managing Director and Banking Head - Citibank

Patricia Ithau

Director - Petu Property Group

Carlos Sanvee

General Secretary , Africa Alliance of YMCAs

Mthunzi Mdwaba

Vice-President of International Labour Organization (ILO)

Adrame Ndione

COO/Partner - EBANO

Erol Kiresepi

President, IOE

Adan Mohamed

Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development

Patricia Veringa-Gieskes

Founding CEO of the Job Factory

Fatoumata Ba

CMO - Jumia

Béatrice Khaiat

Director - Campus France

Aaron Fu

CEO - Mest Ghana

Philippe Micaelli

Director of Business Development - Qwant

Erik Hersman

Co-Founder - BRCK

Léonard Cox

Vice president – Public Affairs & Corporate Social Responsability

Jacques Lauer

Economy, partnership and formation advisor - OIF

Habil Olaka

CEO - Kenya Bankers Association

Uhuru Kenyatta

President, Republic of Kenya

PhD. Daniel Ndaka

Associate Professor at the Department of Food Science and Technology - JKUAT

George Gachara

Managing Partner - Heva Fund LLP

Ann Therese Ndong-Jatta

Director of the Multi-Sectoral Office in Nairobi for East Africa

Phyllis Wakiaga

CEO - Kenya Association of Manufacturers

John Wali

Executive Director - Junior Achievement Kenya

James N. Mwangi

Director - Association of Consulting Engineers of Kenya

Daven Prashar-Savoie

CEO & Co-Founder - Cion Data

Saïda Neghza

President - BusinessMed & CGEA

Betty Maina

Principal Secretary State Department for industrialization, Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development

Jacqueline Mugo

Executive Director - Federation of Kenya Employers


Consultant - FrenchTech

Namik Barchiche

Owner - NDC Pro

Carole Kariuki


Mary Gicharu

Managing Director - iHub

Abdou Samb

CEO - FRS Consulting

Sheel Gil

Head of Deal Advisory - KPMG East Africa

Pierre Arlaud

Managing Director - AGYP

Ammin Youssouf

CEO Afrobytes

Tim Smyth

General Partner & CEO - 1DS Growth Fund

Pascal Lorot

President - Institut Choiseul

Erick Yong

CEO, Greentec Capital

Sylvie Dalode

Founding CEO - Strategic Bridges - Business Growth Advisor

Moses Ikiara

Managing Director - Ken Invest

John Paul Ouko

Directeur de Mission Africa - Ecole des Ponts Business School

Catherine Collin

Head of Regional Rep. - European Investment Bank

More to be announced