London Investor Forum 2018

Africa’s Energy Investment Event of the Year

Africa Oil & Power landed in London for the first time in 2018, on May 10. At the Africa Oil & Power Investor Forum, the continent’s leading executives, policy makers, financiers and legal and advisory experts came together for a compelling one-day program. Program highlights included: 2018 investor and project updates from Atlas-Oranto and Ophir Energy; panels on capital raising, local content and gas-to-power; and ministerial keynote speeches from the ministers of petroleum of Equatorial Guinea and South Sudan.

Event features

  • Ministerial keynotes and special announcements from selected African ministries of petroleum.
  • Focus on finance: panels and sessions on capital raising for Africa oil and gas projects and reaching FID in 2018; local content and the bottom line; and gas-to-power.
  • The UK, Europe and Africa: AOP speakers looked at the evolution of oil and gas investment ties between the UK, Europe and Africa, and the implications of Britain’s departure from the EU on African energy.
  • Investor updates: London-based upstream independents took to the stage to provide updates on African projects: breaking ground, development, financing and new investor announcements.
  • Launch of Africa Energy Series: Equatorial Guinea 2018
    Our special report on Equatorial Guinea’s oil and gas industry, commissioned by the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons in the nation’s 50th year of independence, launched at the AOP Investor Forum in London.