Doing Business in Africa

12 Nov

Black International
Creative Industries – Doing Business in Africa

International trading

For Creatives who want to go global

Wednesday, 17th November 2010
Time: 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Venue: The Gramaphone, 60-62 Commercial Street, London, E1 6LT
Cost: £5 (tickets can also be purchased on the door, please contact us to reserve your place).
To Book:

A not to be missed, high level panel discussion and networking session for creative businesses and individuals to find out what it really takes to do business in Africa.

Tune into BBC London 94.9fm this Sunday (14th Nov) and hear our very own Yemisi on the Dotun Adebayo show [8pm – 10pm] talking about our “Black International” event and  about going global to avoid the economic downturn.

Hear from successful Black Creative Entrepreneurs, providing their personal accounts and advice on:

– Winning contracts in Africa
– Setting up a business in Africa
– Selling products in markets across the continent
– The current climate for the Creative Industries across Africa


Nana Ocran International Editor for Wings (Arik Air’s in-flight magazine), Arise Magazine and Time Out Nigeria, Lagos, Abuja and London.

Imruh Bakari filmmaker, CEO of Savannah Films based in Tanzania and former Festival Director of the Zanzibar International Film Festival.

Jimi Ogunnusi founder and principle consultant of BQM Consulting providing management consultancy in Nigeria to support the government’s vision to become a fully developed global economy by 2020.

This discussion will be followed by a drinks reception for you to network with other Creative businesses.

For further information:
T: 0207 193 4577

This programme has been produced by Hatch Events with funding from the European Regional Development Fund and Arts Council England.


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