3:00–3:45 p.m.

Africa’s Next Century: Taking a Thoughtful Approach to the World’s Most Dynamic Markets

Melissa Cook, CFA
Managing Director
African Sunrise Partners, LLC

  • Media coverage of the continent makes sweeping and often unhelpful generalizations.
  • With 1 billion people—over half under the age of 25—Africa could lead the world in growth and innovation.
  • Risk is perceived to be very high, but is that really true? What’s the risk of not being there?
  • Learn about the real drivers of growth and value creation—by asset class, region, and sector.
  • Hear from a practitioner with extensive on-the-ground knowledge and a global perspective.

Specialty Focus Area: Alternative Investing