AWR Holds Executive Summit Africa in Switzerland


Come January 16, 2017, the finest brains of Africa in wealth management are billed to converge at Lausanne, Switzerland for the third edition of Africa Wealth Report (AWR) Executive Summit Africa.

With the theme, ‘Africa’s Shining Moment: The Need For Sustainable Growth’, the summit will be a gathering of who-is-who in wealth management at the Beau Rivage Palace, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Chairman, AWR, Paul Andrew, says after decades of economic depression, despair and dislocation as a result of socio-political upheavals, the time for Africa to take control of her destiny through purposeful and forthright leadership has come.

On his part, non-executive board member, AWR, Ade Adefeko, says the AWR Executive Summit Africa 2017 is geared towards promoting Africa’s emerging wealth, investment opportunities and economic empowerment through discourse, dialogue and delivery of key drivers of its huge investment potentials.

The one-day event, is expected to bring together key players and top policy makers from Africa and Europe to rob minds and learn new ways to advance the fortune of Africa and its people through alignment of ideas.

Some of the confirmed keynote speakers are: Prof. John Heptonstall, AWR Advisory Board, O. Paul Andrew, Chair, AWR Advisory Board, Oliver Williams, co-founder WealthInsight and Ade Adefeko, VP, OLAM and board member, AWR, and Audu Ogbe, minister of Agriculture, Acha Leke Snr. Partner, Mc Kinsey