Speakers

Key Speakers

Our roster of respected speakers will cover the implementation of Shared Value and the development of Shared Value ecosystems from a variety of angles, including both private and public sector perspectives as well as creating a platform for youth voices. Industries represented include agriculture, healthcare, manufacturing and green energy.

Full list of speakers to be released in 2020

Sanda Ojiambo

As Head of Corporate Responsibility at Safaricom, Sanda has been a key driver of the adoption and implementation of the Shared Value business model and purpose-led business in Kenya. Learn More

Fred Swaniker

Fred Swaniker is on a mission to bring better leadership to Africa and the world. He is the founder and CEO of the African Leadership Group – an ecosystem of organizations catalyzing a new era of ethical, entrepreneurial African leaders. Learn More

Tiekie Barnard

As the Founder and CEO of Shift Social Development and the Founder and CEO of the Shared Value Africa Initiative, Tiekie Barnard is driven by her passion for the Shared Value Business concept. Learn More

Jane Mwangi

Jane Mwangi is the Managing Director of KCB Foundation, the social investments arm of KCB Group. She is the brains behind 2jiajiri, an enterprise development programme that supports young people in Eastern Africa. Learn More

Maria Cristina Papetti

Maria Cristina Papetti leads the CSV, Sustainability Projects and Practice Sharing Unit of Enel Group. Since 2014, she has been a part of driving Enel’s rise to the position of globally-acclaimed Shared Value pioneer. Learn More

Genevieve Leveille

Genevieve is the Principal Founder of AgriLedger, a FinTech venture aiming to empower agricultural producers by democratizing their access to financial services and improving the transparency of the supply chain. Learn More

Christelle Kwizera

Christelle Kwizera is the Founder of Water Access Rwanda, an award-winning innovative social enterprise offering tailor-made solutions in the field of collection, distribution and purification of water. Learn More

Dr Patrick Singa

Dr Singa is the Medical Director at Babyl Heath, Rwanda’s largest digital health care service provider. He is a medical doctor who is passionate about digital health care solutions. Learn More

John Bee

Regulatory and Scientific Affairs Regional Head for Nestlé in Sub-Saharan Africa, John Bee coordinates regulatory and advocacy strategies across 48 countries and leads engagement with regional and pan-African institutions. Learn More

Simbarashe Mhuriro

Simbarashe is the Founder and Managing Director of Oxygen Africa, a Zimbabwean renewable energy development company, and a member of the Shared Value Africa Initiative Africa Council of 8. Learn More

Afetsi Awoonor

Afetsi Awoonor is the Regional Sales and Marketing Manager of Adelanto Oil. He has experience in public-private partnership transactions, turnkey projects, commercial infrastructure management and energy and defence technology projects. Learn More

Vivian Onano

Vivian Onano is a social entrepreneur and seasoned humanitarian who strongly believes in the power of business and philanthropy to work together to attain sustainable development. Learn More

James Mwangi

James Mwangi is Executive Director of the Dalberg Group, a collection of impact-driven businesses that seek to champion inclusive and sustainable growth around the world, and a Partner with Dalberg Advisors. Learn More

Programme subject to change.

As with previous Summits, purposeful alignment with the
UN Sustainable Development Goals will be a major theme.

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