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USB Programme Information Session with Prof André Roux

  Online event   21 August 2020

Don’t miss the special online USB Programme Information Session with Prof André Roux. This session follows on directly after the 12pm Alumni Webinar with Dr Ashenafi Fanta and will be hosted by Dr Marietjie van der Merwe from Global Natives.

Date: 21 August 2020
Time: 13hoo


Prof André Roux

André Roux was the Director of the Institute for Futures Research (IFR) at the University of Stellenbosch from 1996 to August 2015. André is now in the full-time employ of the US Business School, where he lectures on economics and is also the programme head for the School’s postgraduate programmes in Futures Studies. He is a regular guest on radio and television programmes. He has supervised 6 PhD theses and more than a 100 postgraduate students.Awarded prize for best lecturer US Business School (2016-2018).

Tags  Information session, programmes, graduates



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Implications of COVID-19 on Infrastructure Finance in Africa

USB Alumni Webinar with Dr Ashenafi Fanta
Facilitated by USB Alumni West Africa Chapter

  Online event   21 August 2020

There is a significant infrastructure finance gap in Africa that is likely to widen due to COVID-19 unless countries consider alternative financing techniques. Join this Alumni Webinar with Dr Ashenafi Fanta and host Shayo Imologome of the West Africa Chapter in their search for solutions to these issues.

Date:               Friday, 21 August 2020
Time:              12:00 (CAT)
Enquiries:     Lizelle Kannemeyer | [email protected]



Dr Ashenafi Fanta

Dr Ashenafi Beyene Fanta is a Senior Lecturer of Development Finance at the University of Stellenbosch Business School. Prior to joining Stellenbosch University, Dr Fanta worked as Data Analysis and Segmentation Expert at FinMark Trust where he was involved in developing segmentation models and wrote policy research papers on topics including financial inclusion of women, financial literacy, mobile money, over-indebtedness and SME financing.


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