Ethical Finance Summit 2021

Jun 08, 2021 - Jun 10, 2021 | Online

Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) are partnering with the Global Ethical Finance Initiative (GEFI) to host the West Africa focus on Day 1 of the Ethical Finance 2021, GEFI’s annual summit, taking place 8-10 June.

This session, taking place from 13:00-14:30 WAT on 8 June, will be an opportunity for a local and global audience to explore the latest in sustainable and responsible finance in West Africa. Other sessions on Day 1 include regional focuses on South Asia, South East Asia and Australasia, while Day 2 looks at sustainability, including Net Zero and nature, and Day 3 looks beyond climate to the SDGs, social issues and leadership. This global summit will gather together banks, asset managers, asset owners, regulators and campaigners from around the world. 

Watch the West Africa Showcase Replay

Africa Showcase Speakers

Regional Overview

Boason Omofaye, Anchor, ARISE News

Al Hamdou Dorsouma, Officer in Charge, Climate and Green Growth, African Development Bank


Abdelkader Benbrahim, Partnership Coordinator, Making Finance Work for Africa

Elsie Addo Awadzi, Deputy Governor, Bank of Ghana

Garba Mohammed, Group Head Sales, Non-Interest Banking, Sterling Bank Plc.

Karima Ola, Partner, LeapFrog Investments

Jules Ngankam, Group CEO, African Guarantee Fund

Hajara Adeola, CEO & Managing Director, Lotus Capital