Africa Energy Forum 2024

Africa, with its rapidly growing population, is poised to double by 2050, reaching over two billion people. This surge in population will be met by the demand for cost-efficient and reliable energy, a crucial factor in powering the continent’s socioeconomic development. To meet this energy demand sustainably, Africa must harness its abundant renewable energy resources, which not only bridge the energy gap but also pave the way for the continent to achieve its climate goals, inspiring a future of sustainable development.

London International Disputes Week 2024

ALN is excited to be part of the 2024 London International Disputes Weeks in London, United Kingdom from 3 – 7 June 2024. As a leading pan-African alliance of top-tier law firms, we are proud to support and contribute to the future of international dispute resolution.

The Future of Real Estate: Global Challenges and Local Opportunities

The real estate sector in Kenya is at a pivotal juncture, poised for significant transformation in the coming years. With rapid population growth and urbanisation, evolving consumer preferences, and technological advancements, the sector is experiencing dynamic shifts that warrant a closer examination of the emerging trends, opportunities, and challenges shaping its future trajectory.

AmCham Business Summit 2024

The AmCham business Summit stands as the highest profile U.S. – East Africa forum for forward-thinking companies eyeing expansion into Kenya and the East African region. Convened by the American Chamber of Commerce Kenya and its partners, it promises to be a transformative experience where industry leaders converge to forge lucrative deals and connections.

20th AVCA Conference & VC Summit

ALN is pleased to be part of the 20th AVCA Conference and VC Summit hosted by the African Private Capital Association from 22 -26 April 2024. The Conference and VC Summit are set to explore the evolving nature of the private capital ecosystem and envision what the next two decades of private capital in Africa could look like. Taking a forward-looking approach, the conference dialogue will focus on fostering innovation and collaboration across the investment value chain and driving sustainable growth towards a new era of prosperity in Africa.

Connect with our ALN delegation as we continue to guide our clients through the local and global intricacies of doing business as well as helping them to optimise their access to the abundant opportunities across Africa.

Employment Roundtable Breakfast

Sexual harassment remains a significant barrier to equality in the workplace and negatively affects the safety and well-being of employees. It is paramount that employers remain vigil and make certain that there are preventative measures in place and concerns are handled appropriately, to safeguard the integrity of aggrieved parties and help avoid reputational and legal risks, while promoting the safety and dignity of employees and a healthy work environment.

Attendance is by invitation only.

If you have any inquiries, please reach out to  [email protected] 

Demystifying Mental Health for Women Leaders

The discussion will be facilitated by the founders of the ALN Kenya Leading Women Series: Sonal Tejpar, Anne Kiunuhe, and Luisa Cetina.

Agenda

3:30 pm – 4.00 pm  Guests’ arrival and registration 
4:00 pm – 4:10 pm  Welcome Remarks – Anne Kiunuhe
4:10 pm – 4:55 pm   Panel Discussions

Moderators: Sonal Tejpar, Luisa Cetina

Panellists: Rita Okuthe, Shilpa Shah, Carol Koech, Melanie Keita

4:55 pm – 5:10 pm  Q & A
5:10 pm – 5:15 pm  Transition to Workshop
5:15 pm – 5:50 pm  Workshop – Caroline Englund & Shilpa Shah
5.55pm – 6.00pm  Closing Remarks – Anne Kiunuhe, Laure Paugam, Farida Abbas
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm  Networking Cocktail

 

Join us as we delve into discussions unravelling the complexities of mental health for women leaders.

 

 

Africa – Middle East Legal & Investment Forum 2024

The African continent – a testament to resilience and versatility, has emerged stronger in the face of global challenges. With momentous forces of change reshaping its economic, legal, and social landscapes, Africa stands at the cusp of a transformative era that promises to impact the globe and sectors ranging from public and private to academic and nonprofit. Similarly, the Middle East continues to be a dynamic partner on this journey, showcasing innovation, growth, and a commitment to fostering sustainable development.

The African GC Summit

ALN is delighted to be a sponsor of the inaugural edition of the African GC summit hosted by Law Ninjas and the GRM Group. The two-day event will bring together GCs, senior leaders, Africa’s leading lawyers, businesses and 50+ expert speakers to discuss key issues facing the legal industry and the future of the business of law across the continent. This exclusive summit will discuss hot topics affecting the legal landscape including  Dispute Resolution, ESG, AI and Tech, Data Privacy, Energy and Natural Resources, Project Finance, Governance, Risk and Compliance, Relationship Building and Recruitment among others.

Recent Tax Developments for Private Equity & Venture Capital

The Finance Act of 2023 introduced changes to various tax laws in Kenya, some of which relate to the capital gains tax (CGT) regime. These changes will likely have a far-reaching effect on private equity funds investing in Kenya through offshore vehicles.