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Africa Speakers Group is a leading platform for keynote speakers, influential thinkers and star performers on the African continent, and elsewhere in the world.

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Whether you are searching for a keynote speaker, a thought leader, a facilitator, an influential thinker, a master of ceremony or a star performer for your corporate events or you are looking for a tailored Masterclass for your organisation, you are in the right place. You can trust that our team of experts are constantly vetting and updating our database of resource persons and events.

CO-FOUNDER, FUBU & CEO, THE SHARK GROUP

An entrepreneur in every sense of the word, Daymond John has come a long way from taking out a $100,000 mortgage on his mother’s house and moving his business operation into its basement. He is the CEO and Founder of FUBU, a much-celebrated global lifestyle brand with over $6 billion in product sales world-wide. President Barack Obama appointed him a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE).

Dir. & VP, Stifel Financial Corp.

A renowned economist and leadership mentor, is a Senior Vice President, Global Human Resource Enterprise, Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Lead Director of Environment, Sustainability and Governance (ESG) at Stifel Financial Corporation NYSE: SF, a 130 year old financial service holding company headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri with $4.7 billion in revenue, $8 billion in market capitalization.

EX CEO, KENYA SCHOOL OF LAW

 An Advocate of the High Courts of Kenya and Tanganyika. Prof PLO Lumumba is the Founder of the PLO Lumumba Foundation. He is an Honorary Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences. He is an ex CEO of the Kenya School of Law.

PLO Lumumba has been twice recognized as one of the 100 most influential Africans.

AWARD WINNING MEDIA PRO

With expertise and passion for new media and journalism, current affairs, sport and motivation; Idah has interviewed some of the world’s iconic sports stars including Ronaldinho and Thierry Henry amongst many others.

She covers, moderates, speaks and emcees at int’l, headline events and ceremonies.

MD, BUSINESSDAY

An economist and a business strategy and policy thinker; Dr Okiti speaks on economics, business, communications, public policy, market entry risks, etc.

His proprietary ThinkBusiness is focused on helping businesses gain an unusual understanding of emerging biz dynamics.

A Non-Resident Fellow of The Centre for Global Development; Dr Price has expertise in public health, higher education, strategic leadership, and crisis management.

He was the Vice Chancellor of Africa’s most consistently, best-ranked University, the University of Cape Town, from 2008-2018.

PARTNER & CHIEF ECONOMIST, PWC

One of PwC’s leading global thinkers, working at the complex intersection of economics, strategy, capital markets & investment. Andrew is a Partner and the Chief Economist, PwC West Africa.

He plays key roles in advancing Nigeria’s and West Africa’s economy and society.

TECHPRENEUR

Shadrack, a certified co-pilot, is a co-founder of Coronet Blockchain, South Africa. He previously had a stint at Deloitte, South Africa, before turning full time entrepreneur.

At Coronet Blockchain, he leads a team committed to leveraging blockchain to drive Africa’s supply chain and create hitherto unimaginable wealth across beauty, fashion and agriculture sectors. He speaks on a wide range of topics including blockchain, innovation, supply chain, business transformation, AfCFTA, etc.

Founder, Thari Health

Dr Lerato Masemola, a general family doctor with a passion to educate while debunking health myths, is a health and fitness fanatic. She has pushed herself from the Comrades Marathon to the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro.

As a motivational speaker, she uses her personal experience of overcoming trauma to inspire people to succeed beyond their limits. She speaks mainly on trauma management and recovery, health and wellness and medical aesthetics, etc.

CEO, BIG INNOVATION CENTRE

An entrepreneur and international expert in business model innovation, digital transformation and Intellectual Property governance.
 
As CEO, she has grown the BIC to become a building block in the innovation landscape in the UK and internationally.
 

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