About
WAGIS

WAGIS 2020 is being organized with the support of Ruthar Consulting in collaboration with the Africa Chamber of Commerce in China (AFCHAM) organizers of FOCAC Public-Private Partnerships Summits,The Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC), and The Ministry of Finance in Ghana, under the theme “Strategic Partnerships for Accelerated Growth”, the West Africa Global Investment summit creates a single West Africa Platform for investors, governments, business owners, corporate players for active deal making and partnerships in private and public sectors.

Keynotes

Slide FEATURED Dr. Mahamudu
Bawumia
Dr. Bawumia was a Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana until his nomination as the Vice Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2008, standing alongside presidential candidate Nana Akufo-Addo. He is an Economist and Banker by training. He also served as Resident representative for the African Development Bank in Zimbabwe in 2011-2012. Vice President of the Republic of Ghana
Slide FEATURED Ken
Ofori-Atta
Kenneth Nana Yaw Kuntunkununku Ofori-Atta, known as Ken Ofori-Attah is a Ghanaian economist and an Investment Banker and co-founder of Databank in Ghana. He currently serves as Minister of Finance He was appointed by President Nana Akufo-Addo on 10th January, 2017 and assumed office on 27th January, 2017. Minister of Finance - Ghana
Slide FEATURED R. Yofi
Grant
Mr. Grant is also a renowned Ghanaian investment banker with over 30 years of extensive work experience in banking and finance. Mr. Grant has broad knowledge and great exposure in the African financial markets and has cultivated strong relationships with international private equity funds, portfolio and investment managers and brokerage funds. CEO of GIPC
Slide FEATURED Boubacar
Wargo
Zakari Boubacar Wargo is the Permanent Secretary of Niger Investment Board. He was the Chief Risk Officer of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Senegal. He worked with Africa Solidarity Fund (Niamey Niger) as the Chief Operations Officer.He help the position as Cheif Risk Officer with Ecobank Niger from Arpil 2005 to 2014. He holds EMBA form HES Paris, and has Master in Banking and Finance, from CESAG Permanent Secretary of Niger Investment Board
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Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Vice President of the Republic of Ghana

Topic: Positioning West Africa as a key Region for International Trade and Economic Development in Africa through Strategic Public- Private Partnerships.

Ken Ofori-Atta

MINISTER OF FINANCE, GHANA

Key Panelist
Panelist Topic:
Innovative Financing for Public Works.

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Yofi Grant

CEO of GIPC

Topic:
Developing Strategic Trade Partnerships for realization of Industrialization in Africa


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Boubacar Wargo

Permanent Secretary of Niger Investment Board

Key Panelist
Panelist Topic:
Positioning the SME in Africa for faster growth through Corporate mentorships and global business partnerships

Summit Highlights

INSPIRING KEY NOTE SPEAKERS 
WAGIS 2020 features Key Note Speakers that inspire a generation of business leaders and investors.
ONE-ON-ONE PITCHING TO INVESTORS
An opportunity for businesses/government agencies to pitch qualified investment proposal summaries to investors/financing institutions from around the world, based on sector.
EXCLUSIVE PRE-INVITATION DEAL MAKING SESSION
Pre-arranged and pre-qualified companies in specific sectors meet prequalified investors in matched sectors focusing solely on closing major business deals
HIGH PROFILE PANEL DISCUSSIONS
Stimulating and Progressive Panel Discussions on current opportune themes with key corporate giants and top government officials in Africa.

LIFE CHANGING NETWORKING WITH CORPORATE GIANTS & VIP GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS IN AFRICA
“WAGIS features the biggest players in Business and government in Africa; presenting life changing networking opportunities”.
OVER 20 SECTOR REPRESENTATIVES
Oil & Gas, Clean Tech / Clean Energy, Finance & Investment , Fintech, Transportation & Logistics, Water and Waste Water Management, Information Communication Technology, Mobile Technology, Food and Agriculture, Biotech, Renewable Energy, Mining, etc

Tickets

DAY 1 PASS

$400
  • One Day Conference Ticket
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Lunch and Networking
  • Day’s Sector Project Presentations
  • Day’s Key Note Speeches
  • Investment Speed Dating

DAY 2 FULL PASS
Deal Making

  • Day 1 & 2 Summit Tickets
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Lunch & Networking
  • Key Note Presentations
  • Panelist Presentations
  • Deal Making Sessions
  • Exclusive Networking
  • VIP Dinner

GROUP PASS

$1500
/Table with 6 persons
  • Day 1 Summit Ticket
  • Coffee-break & Networking
  • Keynote Sessions
  • Panelist Sessions
  • Day’s Sector Project Presentations
  • Lunch and Networking

Location

VENUE

KEMPINSKI HOTEL

GOLD COAST CITY ACCRA

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HOTEL

Adlon Ballroom

Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City - Accra is the only five-star luxury hotel offering state of the art meeting facilities and services in the city.

Slide WAGIS SUMMIT - KEMPINSKI HOTEL / 2020 RESERVE YOUR SEAT