ATIGS All Portuguese Speaking Countries Coordinator
Fernando Dolbeth Assunção Joins ATIGS Organizing Committee as All Portuguese Speaking Countries Coordinator
Mr. Fernando Dolbeth Assunção is based in Lisbon and Luanda and holds dual citizenships of Portugal and Angola. He has a strong business development background and has spent his entire career in building insurance ventures across Africa and Europe, building an excellent network across the Sub-Saharan region. Having hold senior management positions with European and African insurance companies, Fernando has a strong background in finance industry. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer at GA Angola Seguros S.A. Mr. Assunção began his career in Portugal, in 1998 when he joined Combined Insurance Company of America. In 2006, he started his own insurance broker in Portugal and concentrated on the largest projects in Angola. In 2008, he was head-hunted by Mundial Seguros Angola, where he became Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of MUNDIAL SEGUROS, which he developed into one of the largest insurers in Angola. He was the original founder of ASAN (ANGOLAN ASSOCIATION OF INSURERS), and Vice-president of the ASAN General Assembly. He serves as Director at GA Angola Seguros S.A. Mr. Assunção has a Bachelor’s Degree in Military Sciences and Aeronautic Engineering, and has successfully completed a number of high ranking international post-graduate MBA’s.
Fernanda Dolbeth Assunção
ATIGS Member of the Organizing Committee
Pulsar Development International Ltd
First African Investment Holding
ABOUT ATIGS 2018
The 2018 Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) scheduled to be held on June 24-26, 2018 in Washington D.C, is a unique high-level conference and trade show, prestigious, biennial business platform designed specifically to promote and facilitate international trade and foreign direct investment in Africa, with attendance projection of over 2,000 participants from more than 70 countries, +150 speakers, +160 exhibitors, +120 government officials (ministers, ambassadors, trade & investment officers), 13 co-located events, project developers, business leaders, +350 global investors (pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, private equity and asset management firms), +130 trade promotional organizations (TPOs) and investment promotion agencies (IPAs) from various African countries all under one roof for three days of networking, markets knowledge sharing, marketing & matchmaking, G2B, G2G and B2B meetings & deal making.
The event will cover key economic sectors and natural resources sector with series of keynotes, dedicated networking sessions, country & sector focus round tables, project & country presentations, investors’ zone, ministerial round-tables, International pavilions (Middle East, Europe, U.S.A, Canada, and Asia), Africa countries pavilions, trade experts zone, red carpet treatment, fashion show, and others.