Speakers, Panellists and Moderators

Hon. Proscovia Alengot

Uganda youngest Member of Parliament

Dr. Dere Awosika

Former Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Power, Nigeria

Zeinab Badawi

Presenter, World News Today and BBC World News

Elizabeth "Betty" Anthony

Head Campaign & Client Services Trace Nigeria.

Ali Shireen

Associate, Helios Investment Partners

ANDEME, MARI-CRUZ EVUNA, H.E (MRS)

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea to the United Kingdom

Dr. Nic Cheeseman

Director of Africa Studies Centre, Oxford University, UK

Dr. Mary Chinery-Hesse

Vice-Chairman of Ghana’s National Development Planning Commission and former Deputy Director General of the International Labour Organisation

Mark Eddo (Nigeria)

Founder/Managing Director Mark Eddo Media, Former Business and Economics Senior Correspondent for ITV News, London, Ex-BBC presenter and Host of Business Report on BBC World

GEISLER, GISELA ADB (DR)

Chief Gender Specialist in the African Development Bank

Mr MAYANK GUPTA

Partner Finance, Mayer Brown

Mr Adam Habib

ME- A Resources

H.E. Joseph Habineza

Rwandan High Commissioner to Nigeria

Mrs. Catherine Uju Ifejika

Chairperson and CEO, Brittania-U
last

Abimbola Junaid

Arise Nigerian Woman Foundation

Fidelis Mbah

BBC Journalist/Political Analyst

Ayo Obe

NTA Broadcaster

Engr. Stella Okene

Managing Director and Chief Executive, Stelog

Japheth Omojuwa

Political Analyst/Social Activist

Ms. Jennie Paterson

Former Chief Executive, AXA Rosenberg Investment Managers, UKt

Mrs. Laura Manson Smith

Partner, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Energy & Utilities

Chubuike Ngbeahuruike

National Coordinator, Transition Monitoring Group

Dr. Elsie L. Scott, Ph.D

Director, Ron W. Walters Leadership and Public Policy Centre, Howard University, US

Mr Tope Shaba

National Coordinator, Electoral Reform Network

Zainab Usman

DPhil Candidate, Oxford University

Mr Simon Woolley

Director, Operation Black Vote, UK

SPEIGHT RACHEL

Partner, Banking and Finance; Co-Head Women’s Committee Mayer Brown

STONEFIELD GREG

Partner Corporate and M&A, Mayer Brown

Mrs DOLAPO KUKOYI

Partner, Detail Solicitors

Tolu Eros

Founder & Executive Chief Cookie Jar