PASH’S FOUNDER, KOFI OWUSU BEMPAH ATTENDS THE FT AFRICAN SUMMIT IN LONDON.

London, October 14th 2019, Our Founder and Managing Partner, Mr. Kofi Owusu Bempah participates at the FT Africa Summit on 13-14 October, held in London.

The FT Africa Summit brings together stakeholders and decision-makers to deliberate on Africa’s challenges and brainstorm to find lasting solutions. The 2019 conference places a special emphasis on youth, women, entrepreneurs, scientists and artists and on fresh thinking generally. The FT Africa Summit is now in its 6th year and features high profile speakers in business, politics and economics.

This year speakers included Cyril Ramaphosa, the President of South Africa, who spoke about the ambitious program as outlined in the African Union Agenda 2063 in advancing economic development and integration. Other speakers included the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, who delivered a keynote address on Ghana’s Digital Transformation Agenda and Jeremy Weir, Executive Chairman and CEO of Trafigura, who spoke about new opportunities in power generation.

Kofi Owusu Bempah, CEO at PASH Global said: ‘It was great pleasure to participate in the Summit and listen to some bright individuals discussing important trends, development and initiatives that are necessary to fuel prosperity in the African Region.’

 

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About PASH Global 

PASH Global (PASH) is an impact investor in the clean energy sector. PASH is a London headquartered company established in 2012 to develop, finance, build, operate and maintain power assets globally. PASH is backed by the Trafigura Group and is looking to invest £1 billion over the next 5 years. For more information, please visit www.pashglobal.com.

 

About the FT Summit

The FT Africa Summit is now in its 6th year and features high profile speakers in business, politics and economics.

Participants at the 2019 FT Africa Summit included H.E. Cyril Ramaphosa, President of South Africa; The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, Jeremy Weir CEO, Trafigura, James Josling, Head of Africa Oil Trading, Trafigura, Irene Margaret Nafungira, BBC News, Razia Khan, Chief Economist (Africa), Standard Chartered Bank; Mo Ibrahim, Founder and Chairman, Mo Ibrahim Foundation; Uche Orji, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority; and Vera Songwe, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary, Economic Commission for Africa.

The conference places emphasis on youth, women, entrepreneurs, scientist and artist and fresh thinking overall.  For more information, please visit https://live.ft.com/Events/2019/FT-Africa-Summit-2019.

About Trafigura

Trafigura is an independent, employee-owned physical trading and logistics business. Throughout 25-year history, Trafigura prospered by questioning the status quo. In the early years, Trafigura was one of a few trading firms challenging the traditional dominance of the big institutions.

Today, Trafigura forges robust connections through our global network, efficient logistics and unparalleled market understanding. Trafigura’s end-to-end services connect producers, processors and consumers worldwide. Trafigura invests hundreds of millions of dollars in infrastructure.

Trafigura is among the market leaders in energy, metals and minerals. With 66 offices in 38 countries, Trafigura has global reach and scale. For more information, please visit https://www.trafigura.com.