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Edward Kyei

Group Chief Executive Officer, Glico Group

Alex Kennedy

Head, Sustainable Finance Solutions for Standard Chartered PLC

Howard L

Sustainable Finance, UN Global Compact

Arif Zaman

Commonwealth Centre of Excellence for Women in Procurement

Gloria Atuheirwe

Director Women in Trade, TradeMark East Africa

Caroline Gathii

President, Organisation of Women in International Trade (OWIT) Nairobi

Nyasha Simbanegavi

Regional Manager, Southern Africa, Commonwealth Local Government Forum

Rose Maghas

Rova Digital, Kenya, CTO, Commonwealth Businesswomen's Network (CBWN) and UNGC member

Freda Miriklis

Chair, Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network (CBWN):

Moumini Barry



International Choir Operations Director

Siddharth Ramaswamy

Vice President (Supply Chain), Unilever West Africa

Andrew Mold

Chief, Regional Integration and AFCTA, UN ECA

Anne Githuku-Shongwe

UN Women Representative for the Southern Africa Multi-Country Office

Catherine Kimaryo

Chief Strategist Adviser at Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank


CEO, DIJIMBA, Board vice-chair DRC

Tulika Bansal

Senior adviser, Human Rights and Business, The Danish Institute for Human Rights

Khalid ENNDA

CEO, Youth-In Morocco

Sanda Ojiambo

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, UN Global Compact

Mthunzi Mdwaba

IOE Vice-President to the ILO, Chair of Productivity South Africa

Laureine Guilao


Louis Camara

Managing Director, Kamsar

Nazrene Mannie

Executive Director, The Global Apprenticeship Network (GAN)


Group Executive Managing Director and Chairman of the Board of Bank of Africa BMCE Group

Dr. Tonia Smart

Chartered InsuranceInstitute Ambassador, Africa and CBWN Nigeria

Monica Kerretts-Makau

Africa lead for Thunderbird Global School of Management at Arizona State University

Nana Duffuor

Chair, CBWN Kenya

Gloria Okorie

Director Women in Trade, TradeMark East Africa

Nkechi Coker

Senior Manager for Africa, Open Contracting Partnership

Saadia Slaoui Bennani

Board Chair GCN Morocco

Sturla Henriksen

Special Advisor, Ocean, United Nations Global Compact

Amina Mohammed

Deputy Secretary General, United Nations

African Children's Choir

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CEO, Finca DRC

Gregg Brill

Senior Researcher and Senior Advisor to the CEO Water Mandate, Pacific Institute

Jill Bogie

Joint Lead Faculty, Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS)

Achieng Ojwang

Executive Director, Global Compact South Africa

Musimbi Kanyoro

Senior Global Advisor, Target Gender Equality, and Board Member, UN Global Compact

Ezekiel Sekele

Legal & Corporate Affairs Director, Zambian Breweries

Valentina Mintah

Founder West Blue Consulting, Vice Chair ICC Ghana and ICC Executive Board Member

Daryl Bosu

Deputy National Director, A Rocha Ghana


Chief Executive Officer, Equity Bank Congo (DRC), Board chair GCNRDC

cecilia Müller Torbrand

BSR'S Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (Nigeria)

abir lemseffer

Deputy Chief Executive Officer Azura Group Morocco

George Asamani

Business Development Leader, Africa at Project Management Institute (PMI)

Raoul Gufflet

Deputy CEO, Mauritius Commercial Bank, Board Chair Network Mauritius and Indian Ocean Region

Paul Kapelus

Board Member, Global Compact Network South Africa

Nozipho January-Bardill

Global Compact Network South Africa Board Chair

Admassu Tadesse

CEO, Eastern and Southern African Trade Development Bank

Nigel Topping

High Level Climate Action Champion

Ayotola Jagun

Chief Compliance Officer, Oando Plc

Bridgitte Backman

Director, Global Group Executive, Distell

Jane Karuku


Samuel Kimeu

Member of the Board - Africa Union Advisory Board Against Corruption

Prosper Burnson

Executive Director Green Carbon (Ghana)

Siobhan Cleary

JSE Board Member

Phyllis Wakiaga

CEO, Kenya Association of Manufacturers

Gopalakrishna Naidu Purseramen

COO Seafood operations, IBL Group

Dilona Somai

ESG Analyst and YSIP graduate, PIC

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