Addressing the principal blocks to assets owners and managers with appetite to learn and build alternative investment portfolios  



Investments in assets other than stocks, bonds and cash, or investments using strategies that go beyond traditional methods



Long-term asset owners, sovereign funds and investment consultants that help them with a statement of investment policy and allocations.



Investment managers allocating capital to unlisted investment strategies, impact investments and private markets opportunities



Strategies that use non-traditional methods to gain exposure to traditional assets and vehicles that invest in non-traditional assets

Strategies For Optimising Long Term Asset Value


Although still a nascent industry, private equity and debt strategies are arguably the only alternative asset class well positioned to give institutional investors access to Africa’s private markets. Infrastructure and real assets have struggled to attract significant institutional capital, whilst alternative credit and private debt are overlooked by debt funds. Given the limited data and knowledge, many have of these asset classes and markets, the confidence to distribute allocations is held back by the concern of undue risk exposure.


Meet The Managers


Optimising Asset Value, Delivering Sustainable Returns


Practitioner–led, peer-to-peer online and offline multimedia editorial designed to turn the spotlight on alternative asset classes in Africa. AA shifts away from texts and places more emphasis on audio, podcast, video, and interactive objects for instant audience activation via social media touchpoints.


Infrastructure & Real Assett

Debt Strategies


Investing in Africa Alternative & Private Assets

The actual impact of disruptive forces facing the institutional investment management industry is inherently uncertain. And its anticipated widespread implication for the future will demand long-term asset trustees, executives and directors put in place strategies and tactics to best position them to take advantage of the potential future and the changes that might be made to benefit — end savers and investors, asset owners, asset managers, the industry, and society.

Themed maximising risk-adjusted returns and impacts, Investment Masterclass for Trustees, Executives and Directors (IMTED) is a three–day modular masterclass designed to support trustees, executives and directors in making long-term investment decisions that pursue better financial and impact outcomes. With an emphasis on helping them make effective investment decisions, anticipate and manage risk, and keep track of their investment strategy and performance.

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Content Curators & Partners

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MABUA L. MABUA, Botswana Fibre Network

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GOSEGO JANUARY, Debswana Pension

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Khumo Property Asset Mgmt.

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THAPELO TSHEOLE, Botswana Stock Exchange


NEO BOGATSU, Botswana Insurance Fund Mgmt.


Upcoming Programmes

Investment Structures for Multi-Asset Products & Solutions


20-21 NOV 2019 | PORT LOUIS

Beyond Trustee Effectiveness for Pension and Retirement Funds



Investing Impact Capital In Nigeria Listed & Unlisted Asset Classes


14—15 JUL 2020 | LAGOS