The Nigeria Annual Summit
Thursday, June 18, 2020
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Get a fresh perspective on Nigerian Credit

Get a fresh perspective on Nigerian Credit

Discover new insights on the credit markets

Meet senior Moody's Analysts and market experts

Network with key banking sector market participants.

This event is part of the Emerging Markets Program that brings together over 2500 credit analysts and key market participants to discuss the main credit drivers, geopolitical risks and the latest and most impactful regional trends.

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Agenda

08.00 Registration & Refreshments

08.30 Welcome Address

Sylvia Chahonyo, General Manager, Africa

08.40  Big Picture Presentation

Emerging market growth prospects as the global credit cycle turns

Divergent performance among emerging markets

Near term risks:

  • Deceleration of growth in some emerging markets
  • Geopolitical risks
  • Capital outflows

Changing drives of success:

  • Technology
  • Demographics

Sean Marion, Managing Director, Financial Institutions

09.00 Keynote Address

Implications of the Nigerian macro environment on investor confidence

Eme Essien Lore, Country Manager, IFC Nigeria

09.15 Sovereign Presentation

Is Nigeria trapped in a low growth path?

  • Government revenue weakness remain a key credit challenge
  • What is the extent of the deterioration of Nigeria balance sheet?
  • What are the other key structural credit challenges facing Nigeria?

Aurelien Mali, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Sovereign

10.00 Banking Panel

Banking system growth and funding trends support resilience

  • Future of foreign currency borrowing
  • Regulatory forbearance
  • Growth opportunities within the Nigerian banking system. Will banking system consolidation continue?

Led by Akin Majekodunmi, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Financial Institutions

Peter Mushangwe, Analyst, Financial Institutions

Adebanji Adeniyi, Chief Financial Officer, Guaranty Trust Bank

Oluseyi Kumapayi, Chief Financial Officer, Access Bank

10.45 Refreshment break

11.05 Corporate Panel

What does an unchanged status quo mean for the oil & gas sector in Nigeria?

  • Gas as an economic enabler
  • Government reforms required to unlock investment
  • Opportunities created by private and public divestments
  • Funding strategies for an uncertain currency environment

Doug Rowlings, Vice President – Senior Analyst, Corporate Finance

Austin Avuru, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Seplat Petroleum


11.50 Panel

Audience Q&A with Moody’s analysts

  • Credit risk interlinkages between sovereign, banks and corporates
  • Key themes and outlook for Nigeria over the next 2 years

Led by Sean Marion, Managing Director, Financial Institutions

Aurelien Mali, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Sovereign

Akin Majekodunmi, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Financial Institutions

Doug Rowlings, Vice President – Senior Analyst, Corporate Finance

Peter Mushangwe, Analyst, Financial Institutions

12.20 Closing Remarks

Sylvia Chahonyo, General Manager, Africa

12.30 Lunch

13.30 End of the conference

Agenda

08.00 Registration & Refreshments

08.30 Welcome Address

Sylvia Chahonyo, General Manager, Africa

08.40  Big Picture Presentation

Emerging market growth prospects as the global credit cycle turns

Divergent performance among emerging markets

Near term risks:

Changing drives of success:

Sean Marion, Managing Director, Financial Institutions

09.00 Keynote Address

Implications of the Nigerian macro environment on investor confidence

Eme Essien Lore, Country Manager, IFC Nigeria

09.15 Sovereign Presentation

Is Nigeria trapped in a low growth path?

Aurelien Mali, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Sovereign

10.00 Banking Panel

Banking system growth and funding trends support resilience

Led by Akin Majekodunmi, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Financial Institutions

Peter Mushangwe, Analyst, Financial Institutions

Adebanji Adeniyi, Chief Financial Officer, Guaranty Trust Bank

Oluseyi Kumapayi, Chief Financial Officer, Access Bank

10.45 Refreshment break

11.05 Corporate Panel

What does an unchanged status quo mean for the oil & gas sector in Nigeria?

Doug Rowlings, Vice President – Senior Analyst, Corporate Finance

Austin Avuru, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Seplat Petroleum


11.50 Panel

Audience Q&A with Moody’s analysts

Led by Sean Marion, Managing Director, Financial Institutions

Aurelien Mali, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Sovereign

Akin Majekodunmi, Vice President – Senior Credit Officer, Financial Institutions

Doug Rowlings, Vice President – Senior Analyst, Corporate Finance

Peter Mushangwe, Analyst, Financial Institutions

12.20 Closing Remarks

Sylvia Chahonyo, General Manager, Africa

12.30 Lunch

13.30 End of the conference

Speakers

Guest Speakers

Eme Essien Lore
Country Manager

Guest Speaker

IFC Nigeria

Guest Speaker

IFC Nigeria

Country Manager
Eme Essien Lore
Adebanji Adeniyi
Chief Financial Officer

Guest Speaker

Guaranty Trust Bank

Guest Speaker

Guaranty Trust Bank

Chief Financial Officer
Adebanji Adeniyi
Oluseyi Kumapayi
Chief Financial Officer

Guest Speaker

Access Bank

Guest Speaker

Access Bank

Chief Financial Officer
Oluseyi Kumapayi
Austin Avuru
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

Guest Speaker

Seplat Petroleum

Guest Speaker

Seplat Petroleum

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
Austin Avuru

Moody's Speakers

Sylvia Chahonyo
General Manager

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

General Manager
Sylvia Chahonyo
Sean Marion
Managing Director
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Managing Director
Sean Marion
Douglas Rowlings
Vice President – Senior Analyst
Corporate Finance Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Corporate Finance Group
Vice President – Senior Analyst
Douglas Rowlings
Aurelien Mali
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Sovereign Risk Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Sovereign Risk Group
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Aurelien Mali
Peter Mushangwe
Analyst
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Analyst
Peter Mushangwe
Akin Majekodunmi
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Financial Institutions Group
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer
Akin Majekodunmi

Any questions please contact

Mirley Ribas

Senior Associate Outreach & Events

Mirley.Ribas@moodys.com