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Neill_58630 Apr 22

Africa Utilities Roundtable Series 2021

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13:00-15:00 GMT (14:00-16:00 BST)
THURSDAY 13TH MAY 2021

MITIGATING RISK IN TIMES OF TRANSITION – OPERATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT IN THE WAKE OF THE PANDEMIC

This is a two hour closed door session endorsed by the Association of Power Utilities of Africa (APUA) catering specifically to the Heads of Utilities in Africa. The meeting will be a closed door working group of CEOs and CFOs seeking answers to some of the pressing challenges resulting from the pandemic including capital investment, technology utilisation and leading in times of transition.

This initial meeting will be followed up with meetings at the Powering Africa Summit and the Africa Energy Forum before another online meeting in January 2022.


Participants include:

•    Abel Didier Tella, Director General, Association of Power Utilities of Africa (APUA)
•    Mohamed Chertouh, Central Director of Health, Safety & Environment, Sonelgaz, Algeria
•    Ahmadou Bakayoko, General Manager, Compagnie Ivoirienne de'Electricité (CIE), Cote d'Ivoire
•    Eng. Sabah Mohamed Mashaly, Managing Director & Chairman, Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC), Egypt
•    Dr. Dalal Helmi, Head of Sector for Electricity Market Affairs & Cross-border Interconnection, Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC), Egypt
•    Nani Juwara, Managing Director, National Water & Electricity Company (NAWEC), Gambia
•    Jonathan Amoako-Baah, CEO, GRIDCo, Ghana
•    Emmanuel Antwi-Darkwa, CE, Volta River Authority (VRA), Ghana
•    Fernandes Barasa, CEO & Managing Director, Ketraco (Kenya Electricity Transmission Company), Kenya
•    William Liabunya, CEO, Electricity Generation Company EGENCO, Malawi
•    Marcelino Gildo, Chairman & CEO, Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), Mozambique
•    Aderito Sousa, Adviser to the Chairman, Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), Mozambique
•    Folake Soetan, CEO, Ikeja Electric, Nigeria
•    Felix Gakuba, Managing Director, EDCL, Rwanda Energy Group, Rwanda
•    Armand Zingiro, Managing Director, EUCL, Rwanda Energy Group, Rwanda
•    Celestino Andrade, Director General, EMAE, São Tomé & Príncipe
•    Djiby Ndiaye, Director General, Agence Nationale pour les Energies Renouvelables (ANER), Senegal
•    Pradeep Pursnani, CEO, Konexa