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7th TMT Finance &
Investment Africa

Accelerating Investment for African Telecoms

May 24, 2017

The premier conference for Telecom leaders and Financiers pursuing growth in Africa


Submit your speaker proposals for TMT Finance & Investment Africa 2017

Lead the debate on pan-African investment into telecom, media and technology, at TMT Finance Africa 2017 at the Hilton Hotel, Tower Bridge, London on May 24, 2017. Now in its eighth year and featuring 60+ speakers. Register early to guarantee your place. Limited space available. 

Key session themes include:
- Africa Telecom Investment Strategies - Who will lead investment ? 
- TMT Mmergers and Acquisitions - how will consolidation change market dynamics in 2017? 
- Financing Africa - what, where and how are the best financing for Africa's TMT companies? 
- Media and Digital  - Who is best placed to deliver content? 
- Towers and Infrastucture - which companies and business models are most effective? 
- Datacentres, Broadband and Cloud - Internet and connectivity investment opportuntities


2016 Speakers to be announced shortly – contact us to submit a speaker proposal

Find out more at the Speakers Page

Watch highlights of last year's event:

Meeting the surge in demand for telecom infrastructure investment 

TMT Finance Africa 2017 takes place at a critical time for Africa's telecom, media and tech industry.

There is enormous demand for new telecoms infrastructure and services across the continent and many billions of dollars of investment and financing is required. 

Our international network of industry and finance professionals are predicting that the next wave of joint ventures, partnerships, mergers, acquisitions and new investments will decide the shape of the industry across Africa for the next decade.

A unique event for pan-African TMT investors

TMT Finance & Investment Africa 2017 is a full day senior executive networking and knowledge share event with over 60 speakers and 20 Sessions, including Keynotes, Panels, Peer to Peer Round Tables and 6 hours of exclusive Networking during breakfast, coffee breaks, lunch and cocktails.

Speakers are CEOs, CFOs, Heads of Strategy and M&A from telecom companies, infrastructure owners and equipment providers, regulators and advisers from government departments, telecom media and technology sector heads from investment banks, investors, financiers and advisers.

TMT Finance's highly successful global portfolio of conferences are designed to facilitate debate for top tier executives and ensure that networking and knowledge sharing opportunities for all delegates are outstanding throughout the day.

Key themes include:
Telecom Leadership – Strategies for regional growth
Next Generation Networks – 4G, fixed and satellite broadband services
Policy & Regulation – Infrastructure sharing and spectrum
M&A Panels – How will consolidation shape the market?
Mobile Towers – Investing in towers and maximising profits
Media and Content - Delivering content and killer apps
Financing Growth - Raising capital via debt and equity

Emerging Markets Risk - How can telcos protect investments?
Datacentres & Who is leading investment into Africa's Digital Economy
Mobile Money  - The next wave of applications and services

Key benefits of attending

  • Join the decision makers from telecom, finance, government and advisory community
  • Assess new investment strategies and opportunities for African markets.
  • Meet the top ranking operators, deal-makers and lenders during networking sessions.
  • Build new relationships and make key connections
  • Gain alternative strategy insights and influence the industry’s leading visionaries.

Feedback from previous events

“It’s a really excellent event with very senior people. As soon as the talks have finished there are a lot of people to meet so it’s great for networking,” Nic Rudnick, CEO, Liquid Telecommunications

"A unique forum with all the key stakeholders you do not find in other places." Daniel Jaeger, Vice President Africa, Alcatel-Lucent.

“It’s a fantastic forum for industry players, banks and investors to come together and talk about what is happening in the industry. I very much like the roundtables which enable interactive discussion and provide the opportunity to talk to such a lot of people.”Aniko Szigetvari, Head of TMT Africa and Latin America, IFC



Millennium Hotel London Mayfair


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