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Media Invitation: African Development Bank and Carlyle Group discussing business at University of Cape Town

By African Development Bank (AfDB)
Media Invitation: African Development Bank and Carlyle Group discussing business at University of Cape Town
Media Invitation: African Development Bank and Carlyle Group discussing business at University of Cape Town

CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, April 10, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The African Development Bank (http://www.afdb.org) and The Carlyle Group will host their inaugural joint initiative called 'In the Board Room' program in partnership with the University Of Cape Town Graduate School of Business “UCT”.

Date: April 12, 2013

Time: 12:30 - 1:00 PM

Venue: UCT Graduate School of Business, Breakwater Campus, Portswood Road, Green Point Academic Room 1, next to the Exhibition Hall

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The 'in the Board Room' initiative is envisaged for global leaders in business to business schools and campuses across Africa to share their views with Sub-Saharan students. During the meeting, senior members of the African Development Bank and The Carlyle Group will conduct discussion driven presentations on business development, ownership and management to UCT business students, alumni and faculty.

Following the event, the African Development Bank, Carlyle and the University of Cape Town representatives will be available to discuss private equity in Africa with invited media.

They will also discuss issues such as their unique collaborative program designed to foster education, inclusive growth and entrepreneurialism in order to inspire African business students to take leadership roles in the fast growing economies of Africa.

You are cordially invited to a press event.

Distributed by the African Press Organization on behalf of the African Development Bank.

Contact: Onike Nicol-Houra, Principal Business Development Officer - African Development Bank Tel: +216 7110 3227- Mobile: +216 9796 8706 - +27 (0)791497228 - email: [email protected]