The forum will provide an ideal place for:
- Institutional Funders, Foundations and Philanthropists
- Government representatives
- Private equity investors
The Braad Business and Development Forum will provides business opportunities for exploring the African and UK Diaspora markets, their actual and potential economic growth. Moreover, ~BBDF is a hub for Diaspora entrepreneurs as it gives an insight into their stake in two regions of economic development, Africa and their adopted country. ~BBDF constitutes a strong platform for facilitating networking between funders and recipients, investors and entrepreneurs, key people and organisations, as well as facilitating the sharing of information on mentoring for personal and organisational expansion, access to training opportunities for personal development and organisational capacity building, making possible access to information, the facilitation of private investments, access to start –up funding, capital infusions, institutional and public funding or match grants, and creating opportunities for networking between venture capital entrepreneurs and partnership organisations.
Networking, Information sharing, facilitating business resources, financial opportunity, expert assessment, and outsourcing, to connect and network to build partnerships for African development.
Normal networking will be available at the Conference and the Award ceremony. A VIP reception will be held with key executive, academics, business and political leaders in an private place – Entry to this meeting will be pre –arranged and by special invitation only.
BBDH is open to business, corporations, investors, experts and academics, specialised companies, African diaspora entrepreneurs, senior government representatives, diplomats, company executives, development professionals and the media.