Investors interested in African opportunities are invited to attend highly focused country visits to select African countries with a view to meeting a wide range of investable opportunities on the ground in a short period of time.
Join a motivated group of Investors focused on Investing into Infrastructure, Power & Renewable Energy, Mining, Oil & Gas and Agriculture opportunities in Africa. Travelling to around three key countries on each trip we meet a wide range of highly relevant in-country contacts, and attend multiple presentations from relevant companies looking to attract investment.
The African Investments team has significant experience in investing in these sectors in Africa, and has developed extremely deep roots in the continent evidenced by the annual AFSIC Conference, Africa’s leading investment conference for the Financial Services sector www.afsic.net.
Investor trips led by Robyn Scott, B.Sc., M.Appl.Fin., MAusIMM
Robyn has been involved in the resources sector for 30 years.
After graduating from the University of Sydney, Robyn commenced a career with BHP Minerals working on numerous exploration and resource expansion programmes throughout Australia and southern Africa.
Robyn relocated to Africa in 2002 to manage Kalahari Diamonds Ltd, a junior company funded by BHP Billiton and private investors to undertake diamond exploration in Botswana. Following the sale of Kalahari Diamonds to Petra Diamonds, Robyn was appointed as the commercial manager for the BHP Billiton Exploration group in Canada to negotiate joint ventures and equity transactions in North America and East Asia. Pursuing her interest in the commercial side of the industry, Robyn left BHP Billiton in 2007 and returned to Africa to co-manage a private fund investing in the mining and energy sectors.Robyn has broad technical and commercial experience across the resources sector and an extensive network of connections throughout Africa.
Rupert McCammon, Founder of Adventis Limited, Afinitas Limited, Africa Events Limited, Ethiopia Investments Ltd
Rupert McCammon graduated from the Cass Business School, City University London, with a 1st Class (Hons) degree in Banking & International Finance in 1991.
He was responsible for managing the Botswana Stock Exchange, and Botswana’s only stockbroking company in the mid-1990s, at a time when the Botswana Stock Exchange was one of the best performing stock exchanges in the world. He established the Capital Group, a financial services group within Botswana in 1998, and expanded the Group in 2005 to include Capital Resources LLP, a UK registered and FSA regulated entity, focused on Africa’s resource sector.
He has travelled extensively across all parts of Africa, and invested in mining & resource and financial companies operating in over half of Africa’s 54 countries. He established the Africa Financial Services Investment Conference in 2013, now in its fifth year is the leading investment event focused on Africa’s financial sector.
Leutlwetse Tumelo, Director Afinitas Limited, a Botswana Listed company
Leutlwetse, a citizen of Botswana holds Accounting qualifications from the University of Botswana and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Leutlwetse has extensive experience in Capital Markets and Resources Sector in Botswana.
He joined Capital Securities in 2003 as an Analyst covering most of the stocks listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange. His primary focus was on the financial, insurance, brewery and resources stocks. In 2006 he was appointed Head of Client Services and Joint CEO of Capital Securities. In this portfolio he managed the sales team responsible for both retail and institutional clients. He was also responsible for positioning Capital Securities as the leading broking firm for resources sector stocks. During this time there was increased participation in the sector by Botswana based investors.
Leutlwetse has been actively involved in promoting Botswana’s resources sector, for the past 12 years, through his participation in the Botswana Resource Sector Conference.
He is now Executive Director of Afinitas Limited, a Botswana listed company focusing on Conferences & Events and investments into Africa.