Agenda - Focus on Finance
About The Forum
140,- € Participation Fee
20th Sept. 2019
The Forum brings government, business and finance leaders from acrooss Africa and Germany/EU to explore how the can work together in finding and leveraging business opportunity.
The past decade hast transformed both perceptions and realities in Africa. Businesses are flourishing; from telecoms & banking to agriculture & mining, attacted by the rising middle class and the continentt's natural resources. Despite all the challenges, the continent has become a beacon of hope and part of the solution for a world faced with increasind challenges. Africa has the potential to be the world's major driver of growth over the next decades. Demographice project a continent of 2 billion inhabitants by the year 2050.
The forum is organized in partnership with the Association of German Family-Owned Businesses BJU/ASU -http://www.familienunternehmer.eu- and leading African Networking platforms.
The target is to establish business partnerships via engagement and business exchange between African and German/EU companies and entrepreneurs. Thanks to the strategic support of the German Chamber of Commerce and the Federal Parliarment, the forum has an extensive outreach which includes the 4000 members of the Die Familienunternehmer.
The 6th African Business Forum will bring government, business and finance leaders from around the world to Germany to explore how they can work together to ensure and sustain the momentum in order to benefit from the African growth.
About "Die Familienunternehmer"
90% of all German corporations are family-owned companies
Family-owned companies generate about 42% of all corporate turnover
Family-owned companies Provide almost 60% of all jobs subject to social insurance contributions
Family-owned companies Provide about 80% of all vocational training positions in Germany