Markets & economy

COVID-19 and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

In the final instalment of a four-part webinar series, brought to you by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and Allan Gray, our panellists discuss the impact of COVID-19 and the potential of the Fourth Industrial Revolution in Africa. Tapologo Motshubi, head of Allan Gray’s businesses outside South Africa and portfolio manager at Allan Gray Botswana, hosts Nathalie Gabala, the Mastercard Foundation regional head for Western, Central and Northern Africa; Nicholas Williams, who heads ICT Operations at the AfDB; and Sheila Okiro, a chief investment officer in the Financial Intermediation and Inclusion Division of the AfDB and the coordinator of the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility. This event was moderated by George Njuguna, chief information officer of Safaricom. Watch the 91-minute recording below and here are the presentation slides:

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