Institutional Speakers

Filipe Nyusi

President of the Republic of Mozambique, Mozambique

Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa

President of the Portuguese Republic, Portugal

Augusto Santos Silva

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Portugal, Portugal

Miguel Pinto Luz

Deputy Mayor, Municipality of Cascais, Portugal


Special Message

António Guterres

United Nations Secretary-General (Special Video-Message), Portugal / USA



António Vitorino

Director General to the International Organization for Migrations – UN Migration Agency, Portugal / Switzerland

Elijah Amoo Addo

Founder and Executive Director of the Food for All Africa, Ghana

Siyanda Mohutsiwa

Satirical Writer, Bostwana / USA



Ana Mendes Godinho

Tourism Secretary of State of Portugal, Portugal

Camilla Rocca

Head of Research at Mo Ibrahim Foundation, United Kingdom

Christelle Kupa

Founder and CEO of Uhusiano Capital, Congo / Belgium

Didier Acouetey

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Elísio Macamo

Professor of African Studies at the University of Basel, Mozambique/Switzerland

Enuma Okoro

Author, Nigeria / USA

Erick Yong

Africa CEO of GreenTec Capital Partners, Germany / Cameroon

Eugene Boadu

Head of Corporate Affairs of mPedigree, Ghana

Fabio Scala

Founder of FurtherMarkets, United Kingdom

Francisco Pereira

Executive Director, Mozambique Post-Cyclones Reconstruction Office, Mozambique

Gregor Binkert

Board Member of Beluluane Industrial Park of Mozambique, Switzerland

Grzegorz Małecki

President of the Board of Institute of Security and Strategy Foundation, Poland

Jacek Raubo

Security Expert, Poland

Jasandra Nyker

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João Figueiredo

Chairman and CEO Moza Banco, Mozambique

Khadija Idrissi Janati

Founder of I-AFRIKA, Morocco

Kim Kreilgaard

Head of Lisbon Office of the European Investment Bank, Luxembourg / Portugal

Koen Doens

Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission, Belgium

Lilian Ore

Founder and CEO of Global Connections for Women foundation, Nigeria / USA

Linda Mabhena-Olagunju

Founder and Managing Director of DLO Energy Resources Group, South Africa

Luís Cunha

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María Ángeles León López

Co-Founder of Open Value Foundation, Spain

Markus Lienkamp

Professor of Automotive Technology at Technical University of Munich, Germany
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Michael Stopford

Managing Director of Oxford Analytica, United Kingdom

Mossadeck Bally

Founder and CEO of the Azalai Hotels Group, Mali

Oyin Solebo

COO & Founder – Movemeback, Nigeria / UK

Precious Lunga

Co- Founder & CEO of Baobab Circle, Zimbabwe

Samir Abdelkrim

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Stéphanie Asare

Secretary General of Welcoming Diasporas, Ghana / France

Tina Charisma

Founder of “Charisma Campaign“, Ghana / UK

Tunde Kehinde

Co-Founder of Lidya, Nigeria

Vèna Arielle Ahouansou

CEO of Kea Medicals, Benin

Vivian Onano

Founder/Director at Leading Light Initiative, Kenya



Cristina Esteves

RTP Journalist, Portugal

John Gapper

Associate editor of the Financial Times, United Kingdom

Jonathan Rosenthal

Africa Editor of The Economist, UK

Marie Lora-Mungai

Founder and CEO of Restless Global, France

Nozipho Mbanjwa

Founder and Lead Moderator at Akwande Communications, South Africa

Thora Arnorsdottir

Media personality and documentary film producer (MC), Iceland / Italy


Advisory Board

A combination of strategic and innovative advice, knowledge, expertise and different perspectives about the topics of concern of the EurAfrican Forum platform, to encourage the development of the framework for sustainable growth and prosperity.

Christian Kamayou

CEO MyAfricanStartUp, France

Kola Karim

Founder and CEO of Shoreline Group, Nigeria / UK

Manuel Mota

CEO of Mota-Engil Africa, Portugal

Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard

Owner of APO Group, Gabon / France

Pauline Mujawamariya Koelbl

Innovation Catalyst, PROWAH Co-Founder and Angel Investor, Switzerland

Sophia Bekele

Founder & CEO of DotConnectAfrica Group, Ethiopia / USA

Ziad Oueslati

Managing Director and Co-Founding Partner of AfricInvest, Tunisia


SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP of the Portuguese Diaspora Council

A selected group of Portuguese Diaspora Counselors for the development of relevant topics and for the positioning and worldwide awareness of the EurAfrican Forum.

Carlos Pone

Former CEO AECOM Africa & Former CEO ABB SSA, Portugal / South Africa

Christophe Fonseca

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Gonçalo Terenas

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Miguel Azevedo

Head of Investment Banking for the Middle East and Africa, Citigroup, Portugal / UK

Pedro Pereira da Silva

General Manager of Pick n’ Pay Retail, Portugal / South Africa

Sérgio Pimenta

Vice-President of International Finance Corporation for the Middle East and Africa, Portugal / USA