Vivek is CEO of Afida Africa - a non-profit association of leading developers, investors and financiers of private sector led infrastructure in Africa, with the aim of scaling quality infrastructure across the continent. Prior to this role, he has promoted clean energy start-up IPPs in India, Sri Lanka, CEE and USA over the last fifteen years, and served as the Independent Investment Committee Member on Crescent Capital’s clean energy fund focused on Turkey and South East Europe. Prior to this he has held senior project finance roles in International banks and corporates, including ING Bank, Enron Europe Limited, Edison Capital Europe Limited, and Bank of Scotland (HBOS plc) over the previous fifteen years.
- Africa’s rapid economic expansion creates daunting supply chain challenges, finding a sustainable way to meeting these challenges is one of the core development challenges for the continent
- The role of technology in this transition
- What is mining’s role in delivering a just energy transition for the African continent?
Tuesday 07 February 09:35 - 10:20 InfraTech Auditorium