Panelists & Speakers

Frank Kagyigyi Tumwebaze

Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries

Gerardine Mukeshimana

Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources, Rwanda

Lobin Clarkie Lowe

Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Malawi

Reuben Mtolo Phiri

MP, Minister of Agriculture Zambia

Beth Dunford

Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development, AfDB

Josefa Leonel Correia Sacko

Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development, Blue Economy and Sustainable Development, African Union

Abah Ofon

Manager-Export Development Advisory, African Export-Import Bank

Alzbeta Klein

Director General, International Fertilizer Association

Andrex Nicholas Kalinde

CEO, Smallholder Farmers Fertilizer Revolving Fund of Malawi (SFFRFM)

Ashish Lakhotia

CEO, Fertilizers and Agri-Inputs, Export Trading Group

Atsuko Toda

Director of the Agriculture Finance and Rural Infrastructure Development, AfDB

Diane Karusisi

CEO, Bank of Kigali Group, Rwanda

Elizabeth Wasunna-Ochwa

Business Banking Director, Absa Bank Kenya PLC

Fayçal Benameur

Senior Vice President for East Africa, OCP Group

Fernando Balderrama

Chief Investment Officer, Industrialization Private Finance, AfDB

Frank Mugeta Nyabundege

Managing Director, Tanzania Agricultural Development Bank

Jason Scarpone

President and CEO, AFAP

Joseph Rusike

Head of Market Intelligence, AFAP

Maria Wanzala-Mlobela

Director of Policy, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnerships (AFAP)

Marie Claire Kalihangabo

Coordinator, Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism, AFFM

Martin Fregene

Director of Agriculture and Agro-Industry, AfDB

Mohamed Kalif

Manager, Financial Intermediation and Inclusion, AfDB

Mounir Halim

Founder, AFRIQOM

Omri van Zyl

CEO, AGRI SA Enterprises (Pty)Ltd, South Africa

Peter Kirimi

Regional Agribusiness Coordinator, IFDC