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ExCred Africa
Returning November 2023
South Africa

Emma Whiteacre
at Independent Consultant


Emma specialises in geopolitics, political and economic risk, and climate change. She is a highly experienced advisor on risks to trade and investment across emerging markets, having worked for more than two decades across banking, insurance and asset management.

She has an MSc in Economics from the University of London, and a BA (Joint Hons) in French and Politics from the University of Nottingham. She also has recent certifications on sustainability and climate change from the University of Cambridge’s Institute for Sustainability Leadership and the CFA Institute.

She is on the Board of Renewable World, a charity working to bring clean energy to poor communities in developing countries.

Agenda Sessions

  • Evolving geopolitical risks and developments