Launch Roadshow 2010-2011

Africa Sustainable Investment Forum [] is engaging with stakeholders as it builds a community of African investors seeking to positively impact Africa's sustainable development through their making investment decisions integrating environmental, social and governance [ESG] factors. We have launch events planned to bring together potential members to network and share knowledge and ways to advocate to promote sustainable development in Africa in 2010- 2011.

Africa Sustainable Investment Forum []  Launch Event 1Johannesburg/Sandton, South Africa 

The first official launch event of the Africa Sustainable Investment Forum []. AfricaSIF is building a pan-African not-for-profit network of investment practitioners promoting sustainable development in Africa by attracting sustainable investment in public, private and philanthropy sectors across asset classes, countries and stakeholders from our platform at

Date: Wednesday, 9 June 2010
Time: 5 for 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Location: JSE Limited One Exchange Square, Gwen Lane, Sandown, RSA [map]
RSVP Required: RSVP by 6 June 2010 to - limited space, please RSVP early to avoid disappointment.
Dress:         Business Smart

We have 3 tickets worth R14,000 each to give away to the IMN Inaugural African Cup of Investment, September 9 - 10 2010 in Cape Town!  RSVP before 1 June to be in line for the RSVP lucky draw; remaining two lucky draw prizes will be drawn live at the event.

We look forward to seeing you there.
Upcoming launch events are scheduled soon in Cape Town [end June], Lagos, Nairobi, Cairo/Tunis, Geneva, London, Paris, New York and Boston.

Location generously provided by the JSE SRI Index which encourages platforms fostering thought leadership and debate on sustainable investment in Africa.
Event sponsored by: SinCo [ESG investment architecture advisory boutique], Old Mutual Investment Group South Africa [OMIGSA] and Prowess Investment Managers [first SA black-owned and women-run institutional fixed income money manager].
Strategic African Media Partner: Africa Investor
Strategic ESG Media Partner: Responsible Investor
PR services: Gillian Pinks/Percheron

Hosted by AfricaSIF Project Steering Committee 2010     

Africa Sustainable Investment Forum [] forthcoming launch events:

  • Cape Town
  • Lagos
  • Cairo/Tunis
  • Nairobi
  • Geneva
  • London
  • Paris 
  • New York
  • Boston




 Fact: Africa increased the number of stock exchanges on the continent in 2009.