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1 - 3 December 2020|The Westin Cape Town,Cape Town


500+ decision-makers. 200+ GPs. 130+ LPs.

Africa's leading private equity and venture capital event.

COVID-19 update

We're looking forward to welcoming our attendees, sponsors and speakers at SuperReturn Africa 2020 in Cape Town in December. SuperReturn Africa is a controlled, curated private business meeting of 500 senior business professionals from the private capital sector.

Our number one priority is the safety of our delegates and colleagues, and there are always measures in place at our venues to safeguard your health and safety. There are extra measures in place for 2020 in light of developments with COVID-19.

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The leading African private equity and venture capital conference

Survival guide for African PE and VC professionals

How is African private capital market moving on after the pandemic? What effective solutions have been implemented by private equity practitioners to mitigate risks and manage crisis?

Addressing the key challenges, providing much needed answers and exploring the future of the African PE market and its investment potential.

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Hear from industry-leading experts

140+ market experts will share their views on “the new normal” and offer practical solutions on overcoming post COVID-19 challenges.

Companies who spoke in 2019 included Allianz Investment Management, CDC Group, Ethiopian Investment Commission, GIPF, MIGA, The Carlyle Group, Helios Investment Partners and more...

2019 speakers
Why 130+ LPs attend every year

LPs from around the world are attracted by the quality and quantity of managers who attended the event.

A programme of tailored LP-led sessions and networking allows investors to find out how their peers are getting access to the best performing funds, assessing and enforcing governance standards, and more.

LPs at SuperReturn Africa
2020 Summits

Fundraising Summit: evaluating the impact of COVID-19 on deal flow, valuations and the overall fundraising environment. Offering solutions and strategies for future success

Infrastructure Summit: examining trends and opportunities in African infrastructure and exploring the future of the sector post-pandemic

Brand new Sector-specific Summit: with COVID-19, which sectors and investments benefited the most, the least and why? Discovering the most promising sectors and investment strategies

2020 summit day agenda
SuperReturn Africa GP Awards

SuperReturn Africa GP Awards are back by popular demand!

Held during an offsite networking drinks reception, the Awards will recognise the investment activity, performance, success and track record of Africa-based PE firms investing in local companies and projects, as well as fund managers from outside of the continent.

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Meet the people that matter

SuperReturn Africa helps you meet 500+ leading market players in the region.

Our App matchmaking function, drinks receptions, networking roundtables and much more, ensure that SuperReturn Africa remains THE opportunity to get face-to-face with the people you need to meet.

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The numbers that matter

private equity professionals from all over the globe attending
local and international LPs to network with
leading GPs to meet and do business with

The best of SuperReturn Africa 2019

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