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Lead Sponsors

Access Power
Access Power is a developer, owner and operator of power plants in emerging and frontier markets and one of the fastest growing independent power producers in emerging markets. Access Power is currently developing renewable energy projects worth over US$1 billion in 27 countries across Africa and...
Aksa Energy
AKSA, with its foundations dating back to the 1950s, has been a leader of the energy sector. Always committed to customer satisfaction and trust, the Company is focused on power generation, natural gas distribution, energy generation and electricity distribution and sales. The Group makes...
Building Energy
Building Energy is an international company operating as a Global Integrated IPP in the Renewable Energy Industry which produces electricity from renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, biomass and hydro. The company sells electricity under long-term revenue contracts that ensure sustainable...
CDC
CDC is the UK government-owned development finance institution. It supports investing in businesses throughout Africa and South Asia, to create jobs and make a lasting difference to people's lives. CDC has a six-decade heritage as an investor and lender in African power, and has directly or...
Globeleq
Globeleq is a leading investor, developer, owner and operator of electricity generation projects in Africa.  Its experienced team of professionals have built a diverse portfolio of independent power plants, generating more than 1,200 MW across 8 projects in 5 countries.  The company has around 2,...
ICEX
ICEX is a national public business entity whose mission is to promote the internationalization of Spanish companies,  with the support of a network of almost 100 Economic and Commercial Offices abroad, including a relevant representation in Africa. Spain has pioneered the development of solutions...
Lekela
Lekela is a renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects which supply much-needed clean energy to communities across Africa. Through a platform built to develop, own and operate wind and solar assets, Lekela draws from its team members extensive experience, and from its...
METKA
METKA is a leading international energy sector contractor, working with its clients and partners throughout Africa to bring critical power projects to life. Beyond its core strength in power plant construction, METKA leverages the significant development and management expertise of its group...
Modec
Established in 1968, MODEC has been providing competitive floating solutions for the offshore oil and gas industry and is recognized as a leading specialist for FPSOs, FSOs, FLNGs, TLPs, Production Semi-submersibles and MOPUs. MODEC is headquartered in Japan and   listed on the Tokyo stock exchange...
Norton Rose Fulbright
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global legal practice. We provide the world’s pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 4000 lawyers based in over 58 offices across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa,...
Standard Bank
Standard Bank South Africa is the largest operating entity of Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest bank by assets. Standard Bank Group reported total assets of R1,98 trillion (about USD128 billion) at 31 December 2015, while its market capitalisation was R184 billion (about USD11,8 billion). In...
Sterling and Wilson
Sterling and Wilson is an excellent example of how the Shapoorji Pallonji family has nurtured long term associations with its business partners. The Mistry and Daruvala families have been partners in Sterling and Wilson for 3 generations. This partnership will only grow stronger, as the 4th...

Strategic Partners

DLA Piper
DLA Piper is one of the most active law firms in Africa, with a multi-disciplinary team of lawyers working in the energy sector and a widespread and established local presence across the continent through DLA Piper Africa. Our extensive global reach and strong local market knowledge allows us to...
Manitoba Hydro International (MHI)
Manitoba Hydro International (MHI) assists clients around the world to deliver electricity and natural gas efficiently, effectively, and in a sustainable manner. As a wholly owned subsidiary of one of the largest and longest-standing energy utilities in Canada, MHI has provided utility...
Nedbank
Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (NCIB) is the corporate and investment banking arm of the Nedbank Group, one of the four largest banking groups in South Africa. Nedbank is a JSE Top 40 company with ordinary shares listed on the JSE since 1969 and on the Namibian Stock Exchange since 2007....

Sponsors

ABSA
Absa Bank Limited (Absa Bank) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Barclays Africa Group Limited, which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and is one of Africa’s largest financial services groups. Absa offers a range of retail, business, corporate and investment banking and wealth management...
Baker and Mackenzie
Baker McKenzie is best known as the ‘Global Law Firm of Choice for Africa’, advising many of the most dynamic and successful global business organisations through more than 4,000 locally qualified lawyers and 6,000 professional staff in 77 offices in 47 countries. The Firm is known for its global...
BWSC
Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) is a world-leading designer, turnkey contractor, operator and service provider for diesel-fueled power plants, as well as for selected renewable and waste-to-energy technologies.  BWSC also specialises in power barges (floating power stations...
CHINT
CHINT Electric Co., Ltd is a subsidiary of CHINT Group Corporation, which is the leading player in the high-voltage electrical equipment manufacturing(such as power transformer, distribution transformers, gas insulated switches (GIS), circuit breakers and disconnectors, insulators, surge arresters...
Clarke Energy
Clarke Energy a Kohler Company is a specialist in distributed power generation and combined heat and power technology. The company is an authorised distributor and service provider for GE’s reciprocating engines business in 25 countries. Clarke Energy has been operating in West Africa since 2002...
Denham Capital
Denham Capital is a global private equity firm focused on energy and resources, with over $9 billion of invested and committed capital. Denham Capital focuses its investment activity around three key sectors: Power, Oil & Gas and Mining. Denham Capital has been investing in Africa since 2008,...
Desert Technologies
Desert Technologies is an integrated renewable energy and sustainable water project developer, EPC and O&M contractor and solar panel manufacturer through its 100MW capacity factory in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Desert Technologies provides renewable energy and clean water solutions for...
DNV GL
DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. Operating in more than 100 countries, our professionals are dedicated to...
Finnfund
Finnfund is a Finnish development financier with the mission to build a better world by investing in responsible and profitable businesses in developing countries. Addressing global challenges such as climate change, inequality and youth unemployment call for urgent private investments of an...
FMO
FMO (the Netherlands Development Finance Company) is the Dutch development bank. FMO supports sustainable private sector growth in developing and emerging markets by investing in ambitious entrepreneurs. FMO believes a strong private sector leads to economic and social development, empowering...
Get Fit Zambia
Ib Vogt
Established in 2002, ib vogt GmbH focuses on developing and delivering high-quality large-scale turnkey PV plants worldwide. The company has a strong worldwide network of local development partners, maintaining excellent relations to banks, investors, buyers, development finance institutions (DFIs...
JinkoSolar
JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) is a global leader in the solar industry. JinkoSolar distributes its solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial and residential customer base in China, the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, Chile,...
Joule Africa
Joule Africa: Joule Africa is a developer owner-operator of sustainable power projects across Africa. In addition to its 143MW Bumbuna II hydro project in Sierra Leone, Joule Africa is developing Kpep, a 485MW hydro project in Cameroon, while considering various options for its third project. Joule...
KFW
Man Energy Solutions
MAN Energy Solutions enables its customers to achieve sustainable value creation in the transition towards a carbon neutral future. Addressing tomorrow’s challenges within the marine, energy and industrial sectors, we improve efficiency and performance at a systemic level. Leading the way in...
Marubeni Corporation
Marubeni Corporation, with over 150 years of its history, is one of the leading Japanese trading and investment conglomerate with 131 branches and offices in 66 countries and regions around the world. The total revenue for the fiscal year ended on March 2017 was US$ 65 billion with a net income of...
Norfund
Norfund is a state-owned investment fund mandated to develop sustainable enterprises in developing countries. Norfund invests in clean energy, financial institutions and agribusinesses. The main investment region is Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as selected countries in Asia and Latin America. Clean...
Proparco
Proparco is the private-sector financing arm of Agence Française de Développement (AFD). For 40 years we provide funding and support to both businesses and financial institutions in developing and emerging-market countries. We seek to partner projects in key development sectors: infrastructure with...
Rand Merchant Bank
Rand Merchant Bank, a division of JSE-listed FirstRand Bank Limited, (RMB) is the investment banking arm of the FirstRand Group – one of Africa’s largest financial services providers. RMB is a leading player in the African infrastructure and project finance sector, offering advisory and funding...
RTI International
RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach—one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and...
Shearman and Sterling
Shearman & Sterling’s success is built on our clients’ success. We have a long and distinguished history of supporting our clients wherever they do business, from major financial centers to emerging and growth markets. Our Africa practice have advised sponsors, commercial lenders, investment...
Swedfund
Swedfund International AB is the Swedish government’s development finance institution. Through sustainable investments in local businesses we contribute to the economic, environmental and social development in the emerging markets of Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. Since 1979,...
Synergy Consulting
Synergy has financially closed US$ 25+ Billion tendered projects and negotiated deals in 50+ countries in Asia, Middle East, Americas, Europe and Africa (Botswana, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa,...
Tetra Tech
Our Company Tetra Tech is a leading, global provider of consulting and engineering services. We are differentiated by Leading with Science® to provide innovative technical solutions to our clients. We support global commercial and government clients focused on water, environment, infrastructure,...
The Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc (CEC)
CEC: A trusted and reliable partner in energy The Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc (CEC), is a Zambian incorporated power transmission, generation and distribution Company with interests in optic fibre based telecommunications, in Zambia and the Sub-Saharan African region. A member of Southern...
The Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU)
The Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU). IFU - Investment Fund for Developing Countries is an independent government-owned development finance institution. We provide risk capital and advice to companies wishing to do business in Africa, Asia, Latin America and parts of Europe....
The Power Collective
The Power Collective Inc. (TPC) is a Canadian green technology company manufacturing the patented and award-winning technology RidgeBlade®, an unique micro-generation wind turbine for residential and commercial rooftops offering a simple and effective way for harnessing wind power. Efficient in low...
Themis Energy
Themis Energy (Themis) is a project development company that develops energy projects in growth markets through early stage capital investment and the provision of structuring services. Themis’s team comprises highly experienced infrastructure project developers, combining over 150 years of...
Trinity International
Trinity International LLP, founded in 2006, is a niche projects, finance, corporate and commercial law firm, with a particular focus in Africa. The firm acts for developers/sponsors, borrowers, financial institutions, investors, equity funds and governments / public sector entities. Trinity has...

Exhibitors

Allen & Overy
In addition to the recent opening of our office in Johannesburg, South Africa, our Africa Group includes a full-service office in Casablanca, Morocco plus over 100 lawyers from across our network of office in key hubs across Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and the Americas.  Our team has...
Bolloré Transport & Logistics
Bolloré Transport & Logistics is one of the world's leading transportation groups with 36,000 employees spread among 105 countries throughout Europe, Asia, the Americas and Africa where it carries out its business activities in ports, freight forwarding, railways and energy. It is also a major...
Gilkes Hydro
Gilkes offer a reputable single source solution for a range of hydropower turbines, providing efficient, clean, renewable energy.  Our range of Pelton, Francis and Turgo Turbines cover high, medium and low head projects capable of generating up to 20MW per unit with a Streamline range designed for...
Iltekno
Core business of Iltekno is to providing turnkey gas-/diesel engine based power plants. Celebrating her 25th year Iltekno has realized a number of innovative cogen/trigen applications in various sectors like hotels, hospitals, airports, universities, landfills, biogas plants, industrial facilities...
Jacobsen Elektro AS
Jacobsen Elektro was established in 1891 as an electro-technical company. The Main office is still located in Norway. Since the company was established, Jacobsen Elektro has grown into a complete turn-key supplier of equipment and systems for the power industry including power generation,...
Lockton
As the world’s largest privately held independent insurance broker and risk advisory firm Lockton’s professionals are free from shareholder demands. Our sole priority is to deliver our clients the best in risk management and insurance consulting. Lockton Global Energy. Lockton Global Energy (LGE)...
SES
SES is a leading Power Provider serving temporary and medium term energy needs across the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia region. SES offers fast track turnkey power rental solutions to help our customers maximize on productivity and profitability, while minimizing on downtime and resources...