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Africa Energy Forum held this year in London to recruit new European investors

Fecha de publicación 31-03-2016

The eighteenth edition of the Forum Africa Energy Forum (AEF), one of the main references of the energy market on the continent

The eighteenth edition of the Forum  Africa Energy Forum  (AEF), one of the main references of the energy market on the continent, will take place this year in London between 22 and 24 June for about two thousand professionals in the electricity sector Global and European investors interested in negotiating with governments, institutions and African businesses.

As the main trading partner in Africa, the  European Union  is responsible for about a fifth of global foreign direct investment (FDI) reaching the continent, reflected by the growing interest of European investors and project developers to attend this symposium who accounted for 32% of attendees in 2015, said a statement from the official site of the AEF.

Around half a dozen African ministers, 14 senior officials and a dozen responsible for national regulators and supranational African organizations have confirmed their attendance at the event, from South Africa,  Ghana , Mozambique,  NigeriaMorocco , Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya , Uganda,  Cameroon , Burundi, Namibia, Madagascar, Zambia,  BeninBurkina FasoMali , Lesotho and Central African Republic. 

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The Forum will also serve as a stage for top national officials responsible for these areas in African countries expose the concrete situation and the opportunities offered by their respective markets to increased investment in the energy sector by European actors.

Alliance, mergers and acquisitions

There are great expectations for the Forum this year, since the sector is evolving gradually in Africa, and will serve for the present to explore new possibilities of partnerships at all levels, mergers or acquisitions in all fields of energy , whether traditional or growing and wide arc of renewables. Organizers hope also provide new financing alternatives for a vital growth in Africa in the coming years activity.

The conference includes a program about a hundred interventions agents and experts to explain the latest solutions of a very dynamic sector, high economic impact, and allow attendees to network throughout the three days will the conference. 

The latest edition of AEF took place in Dubai in 2015, and brought together more than 1,500 investors, developers of energy, African governments, public and regulatory services at the site of most renowned meeting place for decision-making in the global industry of the continent African.

Location  London (United Kingdom)