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November 16, 2018

Society 2: French, African business leaders meet in Les Rencontres Africa

KNCCI communications manager Michael Ndege with CEO Angela Ndambuki and national director Central Kenya region Mary Muthoni. /Moses Mwangi
KNCCI communications manager Michael Ndege with CEO Angela Ndambuki and national director Central Kenya region Mary Muthoni. /Moses Mwangi

Several hundred prominent personalities and also many middle-sized business leaders recently converged in Africa for business meetings in Nairobi titled "Les Rencontres Africa".

It was a co-production between France and Africa. It gathered more than 1,000 African leaders from 30 countries and more than 300 French entrepreneurs. A first of it's kind in Africa.

On the last day, French Ambassador Antoine Sivan hosted guests at the French Embassy for a cocktail party.

In attendance were Kenya's Industry CS Adan Mohamed and PS Nduati Mwangi, Afrifrance chair Lionel Zinsou, Societe' generale representative Kenya George Mutua and businessman Chris Kirubi.

Poll of the day