The Hague Marriott Hotel, Netherlands


CEO – Invest In Africa Summit

John is NGO management professional with over 20 years of experience managing programs within National and International NGO sector as well as consulting for the UN. He has managed development interventions –  working with donors such as UNDP, Hivos Netherlands, Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria; European Union, USAID and UK Aid among others.

In the last ten years. John has been designing and implementing training programmes for the international NGO and business Communities while heading Capacity Africa Institute, Strategia Netherlands and Strategia Business School as well as managing Africa investment portfolios and connecting international investors with businesses across Africa.

I am the convener of the Africa Trade and Investment Convention. (

He coaches business owners, investors, and entrepreneurs on how to get started in Africa’s new emerging markets so they can apply effective strategies and build business models that work.
As a market entry strategy consultant, John offers actionable tools enabling you to start your African business faster and more confidently while cutting down on costs and risks.

He works with investment companies, venture capitalists, not for profit organisations, governments and international organizations whose mission match mine. I am a strong advocate for financial inclusion. John is a representative of over 10 international investors including Dubai based Faster Capital.