The Africa Expo

On behalf of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, we are delighted to welcome you to the inaugural Africa Expo at the 21st Wharton Africa Business Forum. The Africa Expo will feature:

Career Fair

The career fair offers a structured networking environment for individuals interested in working in Africa or in an Africa-focused organization to connect with potential employers doing business in Africa.

Participating organizations include:

  • Bain & Company
  • The Boston Consulting Group
  • IBM
  • IFC
  • Intrepid HR
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Standard Chartered
  • Tony Elumelu Foundation
  • And many others…

Business Showcase

The Wharton Africa Business Forum will also be showcasing a number of emerging African businesses across industries with access to the entrepreneurs and key personnel behind the companies. At the same time, the Expo will also showcase the works of talented African entrepreneurs in the media and entertainment space

After Party

DJ Zimo

Owner, 745 Entertainment and

entertainer_dj_zimoAs the co-founder of the Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA), owner of 745 Entertainment and, ZIMO has made an international name for himself as both a DJ and as an entertainment personality. With access to the biggest names in music, ZIMO has worked alongside Diddy, Nas, Ne-Yo, Tu-Face and many more. He inspires to become a major force in the entertainment industry. His overarching goal is to entertain. In doing so, ZIMO unites people and creatively shines a positive light on not only Nigeria, but on all of Africa.

Forum Sponsors


Logo Standard Chartered


Logo bcg Logo McKinsey & Company Logo IBM


Logo J.P. Morgan Logo IFC Logo Intrepid Logo Bain & company Logo Dalberg

Other Sponsors

Logo Lauder
Logo African Studies
Logo MIT

Media Partners

Logo This is AfricA
Logo African Leadership Network
Logo Oxford Business Group