Enabling retail entrepreneurs to accelerate growth in Africa
By providing winning insights and thought-leadership Retail Congress Africa inspires retailers to drive the future of their business forward.
Africa is the next “hot spot” for global retailers. At a time when other emerging markets are slowing, it’s ever increasing population, rapid urbanisation and improved internet and mobile phone penetration places it in a unique position on the global stage.
Confirmed 2015 Speakers include:
Former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer | Diageo Nigeria
Retail Congress Africa is delighted to announce that former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Guinness Nigeria, a part of Diageo Nigeria, will be joining the Congress at the Chairman. With over 30 years of experience in the retail sector, Seti has worked at a number of multinational and local companies, overseeing operations in several countries in East and West Africa, including Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya.
Supply Chain Director | Mars
David Hallett will join the Driving a Triple Bottom Line Strategy panel discussion at the Retail Congress Africa, to discuss the importance of integrating sustainable and ethical principles and practices into supply chains, and its influence on both profitability and customer loyalty.
Herman de Beer
Property Director | Virgin Active
Herman de Beer is the latest high-profile speaker to join the Retail Congress panel discussion The Investors’ Picture of Africa. Herman will share his experience in strategically selecting and developing real estate, and provide insights into the current real estate sector landscape relevant to retail operators in and beyond South Africa.
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