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Africa CEO Forum - Africa CEO Forum 2019 - Kigali Movemeback African event cover image


In only 7 editions, the AFRICA CEO FORUM has become the unparalleled event for the African private sector. This event provides a unique platform for developing high-level business relationships while promoting African companies on the continent and internationally.


The AFRICA CEO FORUM brings together company executives, investors and public officials with the following profiles:

  • Chair of the board
  • President/CEO
  • Managing Director
  • Vice-President
  • Partner/Associate
  • Minister of Economy, Finance, or Industry
  • Head of Financial Institution
  • Presidential Economic Advisor

For company executives, the annual turnover must exceed 10 million euros.

Please note this is a pre-registration process and each registration is screened carefully to ensure the admission criteria is met. You will receive a confirmation and details on next steps from the organizers following this process. 

Capacity at the event is limited so kindly submit your pre-registration as soon as possible to secure your seat.  Please note your participation is secured following payment of the registration fees.

Location and directions

Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali Roundabout, Kimihurura, Kigali, Rwanda

About Africa CEO Forum

AFRICA CEO FORUM is the first high-level international meeting of leaders of major African companies. It is organized by Jeune Afrique Media Group, publisher of Jeune Afrique and The Africa Report, the best-selling international publications on the African continent, and by the Swiss society. Rainbow Unlimited, specializing in the organization of economic promotion events, particularly between Africa and Europe and manager of the SABC, the Swiss-African Business Council. After a 2018 edition marked by a record mobilization and the presence of the presidents of Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana and Zimbabwe, it is this time in Rwanda, in Kigali, that the most important African decision-makers will meet on 25 and March 26, 2019. As Africa mobilizes to strengthen regional integration, the choice of Rwanda, a country at the confluence of East Africa and Central Africa, is part of the AFRICA CEO FORUM's desire to support meetings and business trends between business leaders from across the continent. ------------- The AFRICA CEO FORUM, the world's leading high-level international meeting of African CEOs, is organized by the Jeune Afrique Media Group, publisher of Jeune Afrique and The Africa Report, the best -selling international publications in Africa, and by Rainbow Unlimited, a Swiss company that plans economic promotion events, especially between Africa and Europe, and SABC households, the Swiss-Africa Business Circle. After a record attendance for the 2018 edition, including the presidents of Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana and Zimbabwe, the continent's major decision-makers will meet again in Kigali, Rwanda.