Welcome to the Africa Investment Network AIN 

Africa Investment Network is headquartered in Torornto, Canada. Africa Investment Network is a unique, nonpartisan, members-only group that operates from Toronto, London, Dubai, Shanghai, Singapore and Nairobi. It is a private network made up of those who share a common interest in the investment opportunities in Africa. AIN provides a platform for business leaders, investors, and entrepreneurs to gain insight and exposure to information and opportunities from Middle East, Asia and Africa. Our board and membership is comprised of private equity firms, fund managers, high net worth investors, family offices, entrepreneurs, corporations, institutional investors and a cadre of Africa experts.

The mission of the AI Network is to provide a platform for its members to reach out to other business leaders and broaden their horizons in terms of business network, through regular exclusive gatherings and conferences. While they meet and build business relationships, they can also learn from the success of others and expand their knowledge about current trends & innovations through the key speakers’ topics which are always timely and relevant.

AIN Events Insights

Africa Investment Network hosts intimate member breakfasts, lunches, dinners, cocktail receptions and working sessions, giving members a seat at the table with some of Africa’s most high profile and forward thinking leaders and project sponsors.


MAF Africa Business Conference is a high profile business networking event that runs quarterly and aims to bring together business professionals and entrepreneurs to highlight the trade and investment potential of Africa and connecting Africa to international markets, the conference is regarded as one of the top conferences for investors looking to Africa.
It serves as an effective forum connecting investors and other stakeholders with an interest in Africa, and providing them with an avenue for dialogue on topics salient to Africa.
  • Sectors, regions and opportunities in Africa that provide the greatest investment potential
  • Challenges facing business and investment on the continent
  • How to navigate Africa’s dynamic business environment
The event brings together top business leaders, dignitaries, decision makers and strategic advisors with a deep understanding of the continent.

The rich mix of delegates, of which over 60% are C-Suite, include players from Africa, the Middle East, Europe, Asia and the Americas.
Attendance is on an invite only basis, and AIN carefully vets the list of attendees to ensure calibre and relevance.

About Moving Africa Fotward

Moving Africa Forward (MAF) is an initiative providing networking tools to connect businesses within Africa & Connect them to International partners & markets to promote trade & business collaboration both locally & Internationally. To Explore, Exhibit, Connect and Collaborate. 

Moving Africa Forward (MAF) mission is to promote the economies of the countries of Africa, to promote networking and cooperation between the various economic players in Africa. To this end, MAF is setting up economic intelligence tools on the African markets and is implementing projects aimed at improving the attractiveness of territories, developing exchanges and economic cooperation between countries in Africa. 

Networking is an essential part of building wealth.... 

The AI Network is a platform for Men and Women to 
  • Connect with Decision Makers Top Government officials and Diplomatic Corps of many countries . 
  • Keep abreast of current market trends
  • Develop new strategies
  • Adopt future technologies
  • Form new business alliances 
  • Discuss business challenges with leaders in law, finance
  • and a lot more..

Current Meeting

MAF Africa Investment Network Meeting 2017
Cocktail Reception and Networking Evening

Tuesday January 23rd, 2018

An exclusive meeting that combines business and luxury lifestyle

Upcoming Meetings

MAF Africa Investment Network
Dubai 2018
23rd Jaunuary at KIZA Launge DIFC

MAF Africa Investment Network
Shanghai 2018
20th March at Grand Kempinski Hotel

MAF Africa Investment Network
London 2018
19th June at Marriott West India Quay


Our mission is to promote a business environment that is attractive to companies located in Africa by representing their interests at an international level, in the media and by providing a forum through which ideas and information can be shared. Some of the benefits you will accrue from becoming a member are:
  • Global networking Opportunities with senior level executives.
  • Organized international trade missions within the member countries and across the continents.
  • Gaining access to policy makers & government officials through participation in Working Groups and making contributions to submissions, tenders for Government.
  • Opportunity to attend global events, at subsidized rates, focusing on your specific sector.
  • Peer-learning on critical best business practices important to the AIN´s multi-sector membership.
  • Access to business matchmaking events and other business seminars.
  • Trade Missions overseas.
  • Promoting member´s capabilities and activities through an on-line contact membership database.
  • Privileged/discounted rates to various products and services from other members.
  • A free subscription to our quarterly informative members’ newsletter, complimentary publicity and our annual members guide.
Please send us an email at  admin@africainvestmentnetwork.com  to confirm whether you wish to register with us.  

Canada: 401 Bay Street, Suit 2707, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2W4