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TMF Group

TMF Group are silver sponsors of the Talent Agenda Series Southern Africa conference, they will be speaking on a panel during this conference.

TMF Group is a leading global provider of high-value business services to clients operating and investing globally. TMF Group helps its clients operate internationally and ‘belong’ wherever they are in the world. They do this by making sure they are properly set up to do business in any country and compliant with local and international regulations.

They help companies of all sizes with business services such as HR and payroll, accounting and tax, corporate secretarial, global governance and administration services for capital markets, private equity and real estate investments.

In today’s environment, increasing business complexity means that a one size approach doesn’t fit all - and the penalties for getting it wrong are getting heavier. Operating in over 83 jurisdictions we provide our 15,000 clients with on-the-ground compliance and administration services so they can venture further. We keep things running seamlessly, giving them the peace of mind to focus on the bigger picture.

They localise the global world to help businesses succeed, which in turn helps communities to prosper. They firmly believe that the only way to be truly ‘global’ is to put local first, which is what their team of 7,000 in-country experts do for businesses of all sizes, every day.

Find out more here: https://www.tmf-group.com/en/

Hogan Lovells

Hogan Lovells are platinum sponsors of the Talent Agenda Series. They will speaking on a panel and running a workshop.

Hogan Lovells became a top 10 global legal services provider on 1 May 2010 through an unprecedented combination of two firms with international credentials, US based firm Hogan & Hartson and European-based firm Lovells. Modern-day Hogan Lovells carries on the tradition of excellence established by our founders and further builds on their legacy.

A fast-changing and inter-connected world requires fresh thinking combined with proven experience. That's what Hogan Lovells provide. Progress starts with ideas. And while imagination helps at every level, their legal solutions are aligned with your business strategy. Their experience in cross-border and emerging economies gives them the market perspective to be your global partner. They believe that when knowledge travels, opportunities arise.

Find out more here: http://www.hoganlovells.com/

Afreximbank

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is a Multilateral Financial Institution established in 1993 by African governments, African private and institutional investors as well as non-African financial institutions and private investors for the purposes of financing and promoting intra and extra African trade. 

The Bank was established under the twin constitutive instruments of an Agreement signed by member states and multilateral organizations, which confers international status on the Bank, as well as a charter, governing its corporate structure and operations and signed by all shareholders.

The Bank is a Pan African Exim Bank with a mission “to stimulate a consistent expansion, diversification and development of African trade while operating as a first class, profit oriented financial institution and a centre of excellence in African trade matters”.

The Bank finances and promotes intra and extra African trade through three broad services areas as follows:

·         1. Credit (Trade and Project Financing);

·         2. Risk Bearing (Guarantees and Credit Insurance);

·         3. Trade Information and Advisory Services.

The Bank’s operating model is Structured Trade Finance and Dual Recourse Facilities. Using this model, the Bank’s key products are: Line of Credit Programme; Syndications Programme; Note Purchase Programme; Financial Future Flow Pre-Financing Programme; Direct Financing Programme; Trade Related Project Financing Programme; Carbon Finance Programme; Asset Backed Lending Programme; Receivables Purchase/Discounting Programme; Special Risk Programme; Country Programmes; and Investment Banking and Advisory Services.   

The Bank has been headquartered in Cairo, Egypt since 1994 and has branches in Harare, Zimbabwe (opened in November 1996) and Abuja, Nigeria (opened in January 2003). With a total of 83 permanent staff from various African countries as at 30th September 2011, the Bank offers a challenging and dynamic work environment, an internationally competitive tax free salary and benefits package, and diplomatic immunities and privileges for its internationally recruited staff.

  1. Click here to find out more: https://afreximbank.com/

Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 countries.

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

Together, we unlock potential.

Click here to find out more: https://www.willistowerswatson.com/

African Business

African Business Magazine is part of IC Publications. The award winning African Business monthly magazine is the biggest-selling, ABC-audited, English language Pan- African business publication. Read by decision makers, business leaders and policy shapers alike, led by a highly experienced editorial team, the magazine has a reputation of exposing the African narrative from an African perspective With special monthly reports, which offer invaluable expertise to organisations, as they profile a wide range of sectors and industries including transport, energy, mining, construction, aviation and agriculture, African Business is the ultimate guide to making Africa your business.

Find out more here: https://africanbusinessmagazine.com/

Keep reading to find out about their other publications:

  • New African

    For over 45 years New African provides unparalleled insights and analysis on African politics and economics, via an African perspective. With our in-depth monthly reports, New African brings Africa closer to the world and is ideal reading for those looking to gain a better understanding of the most important issues affecting Africa.New African Woman

    Established in 2009, New African Woman has been covering stories that empower, inspire, and celebrate the African woman’s diverse accomplishment in all spheres. It is a colourful lifestyle magazine dedicated to providing in-depth coverage of fashion and beauty, health and wellbeing, parenting and family, and much more

  • IC Events

    IC Events has established itself as one of the leading organisers of African business, economic and political events. From small workshops to large awards ceremonies, our events are recognised as some of the premier fixtures on the international calendar, and provide an excellent opportunity to network with the current decision makers and leaders from around the world.

  • IC Publications

    IC Publications is one of the world’s leading sources of analysis and debate on African political and economic issues. Using a variety of platforms and services including magazines, electronic media and international events, we deliver unparalleled coverage on the latest developments in Africa.

Education Africa

Education Africa is a non-profit organisation with a proud track record of successful delivery on its thriving projects.

Established in 1992, Education Africa strives to reach and uplift the poorest of the poor. We aim to assist disadvantaged South Africans in their quest to obtain a quality, relevant education in order to ensure that they are in a position to become global citizens and a competitive, productive element in the local job market.

Education Africa’s head office is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The team is headed by James Urdang, who is both the Chief Executive Officer and founder of Education Africa, Roy Shough, the Chief Operating Officer, and Linda Gould, the Operations Director. Known for their ability to “make things happen” and for their tireless commitment to the task at hand, they are an inspiration to those who work with them and know them.

Education Africa has registered self-sustainable offices in the USA, in the UK and in Austria. Their purpose is to assist Education Africa South Africa in achieving its mission.

Education Africa delivers economy-focused education while assisting those most in need with opportunities to improve their access to relevant education, thus enabling them to participate fully in the global economy.  With the continued help and support of our dedicated volunteers and sponsors, we can continue to fulfil our mission statement: to deliver relevant, quality education to the poorest of the poor.

This website is a testament as to how far we have come. Through our belief in strong partnerships and the invaluable support of our immense volunteer base, we are proud and grateful to have instigated massive and enriching changes in the lives of so many people