This session scopes out the demand for Indian social innovation in Africa and vice versa, and discusses the opportunity for corporates, governments and social enterprises to explore new markets in the region. Given businesses in both regions have a better sense of the market opportunity for expansion; and availability of support and funding exist, the panel deliberated on why this is the best time for expansion and what the focus areas should be.
Moderator: Jeff Koinange, Journalist and Talk Show Host, Kenya Television Network
Andreas Zeller, MD, Open Capital
Dr. Aghan Oscar, CEO, Continental Renewable Energy
Anurag Agrawal, CEO, Intellecap
Sachindra Rudra, CIO, Acumen
Dr. Seema Bhatia-Panthaki, Economic Advisor, Global and National Team DFID India