Carlos Sanvee

General Secretary , Africa Alliance of YMCAs

Pascal Lorot

President - Institut Choiseul

Léonard Cox

Vice president – Public Affairs & Corporate Social Responsability

Danielle Briche

Head of Entrepreneurship Programs - Campus France

Uhuru Kenyatta

President, Republic of Kenya

Sheel Gil

Head of Deal Advisory - KPMG East Africa

Edouard Heripret

President - East Africa zone of Schneider Electric

Pierre Arlaud

Managing Director - AGYP

Erol Kiresepi

President, IOE

Eva Warigia

Executive Director - East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association

Erick Yong

CEO, Greentec Capital

PhD. Daniel Ndaka

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

Nicholas Nesbitt

Chairman - KEPSA

Tim Smyth

General Partner & CEO - 1DS Growth Fund

Fatoumata Ba

CMO - Jumia

Philippe Micaelli

Director of Business Development - Qwant

Ann Therese Ndong-Jatta

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

Gilles Vermot-Desroches

Vice-President, Schneider Electric

PhD. Laure Bourgois

Founding CEO - Codataschool

Sylvie Dalode

Founding CEO - Strategic Bridges - Business Growth Advisor

Daven Prashar-Savoie

CEO & Co-Founder - Cion Data

Omar Cissé

CEO of InTouch SA

Béatrice Khaiat

Director - Campus France

Abdi Rashid Jibril

Managing Director - Roots International

Catherine Collin

Head of Regional Rep. - European Investment Bank

Saïda Neghza

President - BusinessMed & CGEA

Mary Gicharu

Managing Director - iHub

Erik Hersman

Co-Founder - BRCK

Jacqueline Mugo

Executive Director - Federation of Kenya Employers

John Paul Ouko

Directeur de Mission Africa - Ecole des Ponts Business School

Mthunzi Mdwaba

Vice-President of International Labour Organization (ILO)

Patricia Veringa-Gieskes

Founding CEO of the Job Factory

Barema Bocoum

Associate Deal Advisory Africa - KPMG

Habil Olaka

CEO - Kenya Bankers Association

Moses Ikiara

Managing Director - Ken Invest


Consultant - FrenchTech

Phyllis Wakiaga

CEO - Kenya Association of Manufacturers

Michael Mutiga

Managing Director and Banking Head - Citibank


UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative - United Nations

Namik Barchiche

Owner - NDC Pro

James N. Mwangi

Director - Association of Consulting Engineers of Kenya

David Mugambi

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

Patricia Ithau

Director - Petu Property Group

PhD. Margaret Kobia

Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Public Service Youth and Gender Affairs

Betty Maina

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

Abdou Samb

CEO - FRS Consulting

Pierre Gattaz

President of MEDEF

Adan Mohamed

Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development

Brian Afande

CEO - BlackRhino VR

Lim Chee Boon

Senior Manager, Business Development - CrimsonLogic

John Wali

Executive Director - Junior Achievement Kenya

George Gachara

Managing Partner - Heva Fund LLP

Jacques Lauer

Economy, partnership and formation advisor - OIF

Carole Kariuki


Ammin Youssouf

CEO Afrobytes

Adrame Ndione

COO/Partner - EBANO

Aaron Fu

CEO - Mest Ghana

More to be announced