Taiwo Adeniji

Senior Director Investments

Africa Finance Corporation

Resourcing Tomorrow
Taiwo Adeniji

Taiwo Adeniji

Senior Director Investments

Africa Finance Corporation

Taiwo Adeniji is currently Senior Director, Investment Operations & Execution at the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a multilateral specialist infrastructure financing institution headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, where he has responsibility, among others, for the institution’s investments in oil & gas, and mining projects.

Taiwo has had over 26 years of post-graduate and extensive professional and managerial experience in several areas of banking and finance. He has deep knowledge and extensive experience with infrastructure and mining policy issues, as well as the analysis, evaluation and financing of infrastructure and mining projects. Taiwo has supervised AFC’s investments in mining projects that spanned different products, including gold, copper, bauxite, and iron ore, as well as in different geographies, including countries in West, North and Central Africa. During the previous thirteen years (1994 – 2007) Taiwo worked with the African Development Bank (ADB), living in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire and Tunis, Tunisia, and focussing largely on infrastructure investments and financial sector development.

Taiwo’s academic background is in economics and finance. He is a Honorary Senior Member (HCIB) of The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.

Taiwo Adeniji

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  • 08:40
  • Wed, 29 Nov
  • 08:40 - 11:40 GMT
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  • 180 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
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  • Resourcing Tomorrow Theatre

Exploring, Sourcing, Financing and Supplying the Critical Minerals Required to Resource Tomorrow

  • 08:40 - 08:50
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Opening Remarks from Organiser
  • 08:50 - 09:00
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Session Chair’s Opening Remarks
  • 09:00 - 09:10
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Ministerial Keynote
  • 09:10 - 09:55
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  • 45 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Keynote Panel: Reviewing the EU Critical Minerals Act: Status, Opportunities and Challenges for the Mining Industry
  • 09:55 - 10:05
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Ministerial Keynote: Yukon
  • 10:05 - 10:50
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  • 45 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Keynote Panel: Ensuring the Responsible Sourcing and Secure Supply of Critical Minerals Throughout the Entire Value Chain
  • 10:50 - 11:00
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  • 10 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Ministerial Keynote: British Columbia
  • 11:00 - 11:45
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  • 45 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Keynote Panel: How Can the Industry Shorten the Gap From Exploration to Production? Why Does the Lassonde Curve Still Take 16 Years? New Thinking in Financing, Technology, Collaboration and Innovation
  • 11:45 - 12:00
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  • 15 min
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  • Wed, 29 Nov
Ministerial Address: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia