Startup Grind Kitwe Hosts Jito Kayumba (Kukula Capital)

Chatem Restaurant - Jumbo Drive Kitwe, 10101 Kitwe
Thu, Jul 25, 2019, 6:00 PM (CAT)

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About this event

Join us in the month of July at Startup Grind Kitwe as we host Jito Kayumba, a Partner at Kukula Capital, Zambia’s pioneering Private Equity and Venture Capital Fund. He has led investments in numerous Zambian SMEs and actively participates in their strategy and development.

Jito also serves as an active Independent Director on the board of the leading telecom company in Zambia, Airtel Networks Zambia Plc and is Chairman of the Audit Committee.

As an ardent promoter of innovative financing for Africa’s transformation, Jito is often called upon by the United Nations Economic Commission (UNECA) to participate in the formulation of Investment and Finance policy and to speak at high-level global fora such as the African Development Forum alongside African Heads of State and Ministers of Finance.

Jito has also been recognized for his work in energy policy and the promotion of streamlined investment in energy ventures in Zambia driven by Independent Power Producers.

Jito is a certified Investment Advisor by the Securities and Exchange Commission and holds a degree in Political Science with specialization in Public Policy and Corporate Governance from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.

This is one fireside chat you cannot afford to miss as Jito talks about investment and venture capital

Speaker

  • Jito Kayumba

    Jito Kayumba

    Kukula Capital

    Partner

    Jito Kayumba is a Partner at Kukula Capital, Zambia’s pioneering Private Equity and Venture Capital Fund. He has led investments in numerous Zambian SMEs and actively participates in their strategy and development. He also serves as an active Independent Director on the board of the leading telecom company in Zambia, Airtel Networks Zambia Plc and is Chairman of the Audit Committee.

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  • When

    Thursday, Jul 25
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CAT)

    Where

    Chatem Restaurant
    Jumbo Drive Kitwe10101

    Brought to you by

    • Lebo Niza Phiri

      Lebo Niza Phiri

      Startup Grind Kitwe

      Co-Director