Past Speakers

Adebayo Adeleke

Principal and Senior Supply Chain Consultant, Epot, Nigeria

 

Andrew dos Santos

Director, CLX, South Africa

 

Dominique Zwinkels

Executive Manager,
People That Deliver, UNICEF, Denmark

 

Azuka Okeke,

Regional Director, Africa Resource Centre, Nigeria

 

Benard Odote,

Group Managing Director, House of Procurement, Kenya

 

Christian Nkana,

Global Supply Chain & Lean Six-Sigma Professional, Luxembourg

 

Steven Okana,

End to End International Supply Chain & Logistics Operations Specialist, UK

 

GG Alcock,

Author, KasiNomic Revolution: The Rise of African Informal Economies, South Africa

 

Jaco Maass,

General Manager, SHIFT DX, South Africa

 

Kay Odepe,

Supply Chain Manager, Bayer, USA

 

Mwawi Phiri,

Senior Manager Procurement & Logistics, MTN, Zambia

 

Prof dr Finn Wynstra,

Professor Purchasing and Supply Management, Head of SCM Section, Erasmus University, Netherlands

 

Prof Olinga Ta’eed,

Chief Executive Editor, Frontiers in Blockchain, UK

 

Ramatu Abdulkadir,

Executive Secretary, Kaduna State Health Supplies Management Agency, Nigeria

 

Ruben Lawrenz,

Planning Manager, Protea Chemicals, South Africa

 

Ifeanyi OJOH,

Strategic Sourcing and Category Management – Technology, eBusiness & Digital Transformation, FBNHoldings Plc, Nigeria

 

Clayton Thomas,

Managing Director, Industrial Logistics Systems, South Africa

 

Martin Bailey,

Chairman, Industrial Logistics Systems, South Africa

 

Kefilwe Nameng,

Group Procurement Manager, Clinix Health Group, South Africa

 

Sally-Anne Kasner,

Co-founder, African Circular Economy Network, South Africa

 

Susanne Karcher,

Co-founder, African Circular Economy Network, South Africa

 

Hilary Itela,

Head of Operations & Supply Chain & Logistics, MultiChoice, Kenya

 

Prof. PLO Lumumba,

Professor of Law, Advocate of the High Courts of Kenya and Tanganyika and Founder of the PLO Lumumba Foundation, Kenya

 

Grant Swanepoel,

Senior Advisor, CHAINovation,
South Africa

 

Malyse Uwase,

Director, Health & Partnerships, Kasha, Rwanda

 

Chris Oanda,

Founder Chairman, Kenya Institute of Supplies Management, Kenya

 

Sheila Birungi,

Planning Manager, Coca-Cola Century Bottling Company, Uganda

 

Izak Maritz,

Country Planning Manager, Coca-Cola Namibia Bottling Company (Pty) Ltd

 

Clement NGOMBO,

Associate Director-Senegal, Global Health Supply Chain Initiative, Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), Senegal

 

Chris Whyte,

Sustainability & Circular Economy Strategist, South Africa

 

Bezawit Gizaw,

Ethiopia Chapter Lead, African Circular Economy Network, Ethiopia

 

MJ Schoemaker,

CSCP CPF, Owner/Director, ProscE2E

 

Peter Njonjo,

Co-Founder and CEO, Twiga Foods, Kenya

 

Gary Benatar,

Founding Partner and CEO, Relog, South Africa

 

Chantalle Wilson,

Executive Leadership Coach, South Africa

 

Freddy Nkosi,

DRC Country Director, VillageReach, Congo (DRC)

 

Lucilo Williams,

Technical Director, Last Mile Supply Chain Project, VillageReach, Mozambique

 

Tapiwa Mukwashi,

Senior Manager Supply Chain, VillageReach, South Africa

 

Tayo Ilori,

Director Supply Chain Operations, Honeywell Flour Mills Plc, Nigeria

 

Evanson Njomo,

Procurement Officer, UN Women, Kenya

 

Dr Bola Afolabi,

President/CEO, Canal International Services, Nigeria

 

Dr Tett Walters,

International Consultant – Competition Law & Public – Private Partnerships Arrangements, UN, Ghana

 

Dr. Newton Demba (FCILT, CIPP),

CILT International Vice President & Chairman, Africa Forum

 

Gladys Mwale,

CEO, MIPS, Malawi

 

Dr Obiora Madu,

Director General, African Centre for Supply Chain, Nigeria

 

Kwame Prempeh,

Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Public Procurement Authority, Ghana

 

Ken Titmuss,

Educator, Supply Chain, Operations and Materials Management, South Africa

 

Brian Chongo Kambole,

Senior Manager Procurement and Stores, ZESCO, Zambia

 

Noel Sandukiya,

Vice President, Zambia Institute of Purchasing & Supply, Zambia

 

Dumi Jere,

Chief Executive Officer,  AfriCatalysts, Deputy Chairman, AHG Global

 

John Mannino,

Procurement Officer – TTL CBA PC, IFC, World Bank Group, USA

 

Hady Agina,

Founder Member (Chair), CIPS, Egypt

 

Tonya Lamb,

Stakeholder Engagement Relationship Management, SAPICS, South Africa

 

John Karani,

Chairman, KISM, Keny

 

His Excellency Prof. Dr. Ambassador Tal Edgars,

Currently Group Executive Chairman, GBSH Consult Group Worldwide, Chairman Africa Pillar Awards, Special Envoy, UNSC

 

Christelle Marais,

Sustainability Lead, IQBusiness, South Africa

 

Kobus van der Wath,

Founder and CEO, Axis Group International, China

 

Ayan Chakraborty,

Senior Director and Head of Value Advisory for Spend Management; South Europe, Middle East & Africa, SAP Ariba

 

Gabriel Werner,

VP Solutions Advisory, Blue Yonder, UK

 

Ladi Stephen,

Angola Country Director, USAID Global Health Supply Chain – Procurement and Supply Management Project, Chemonics International, Angola

 

Anne Githuku-Shongwe,

UN Women Representative, UN Women South Africa Multi-Country Office

 

Patrick Graham,

Vice President Customer Success, MEA, Blue Yonder

 

Dr Amit Thakker,

Chairman, Africa Health Business, Kenya

 

Emmanuelle Assy,

Procurement Services Manager, UNICEF, Congo (DRC)

 

Dr Morne Mostert,

Director: Institute for Futures Research, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa

 

Ingrid du Buisson,

Deputy Chairperson, SCM Council, South Africa