Trade and Investment Expo

About The Event

The Nigeria-Britain Trade and Investment Expo is an annual event aimed at promoting increased Anglo-Nigerian Trade and Investment. The Expo will achieve the following objectives:

  • Increase and explore new bilateral trade opportunities post-Brexit
  • Proffer solutions to salient issues affecting trade facilitation between both countries
  • Create a platform for Nigerian and British businesses to exhibit their brands and services to potential customers and investors
  • Establish new partnerships and develop foreign market opportunities and
  • Support British companies in establishing their businesses in Nigeria

This event is expected to drive economic growth by fostering international trade and investment, create new partnerships and alliances, increase wealth and job creation and increase visibility and patronage of British brands.

The Nigeria-Britain Trade and Investment Expo


Thursday, March 11, 2021


11:00am - 5:00pm


Sponsor - Standard Chartered Bank
Sponsor - Sifax Group
Sponsor - Coronation Merchant Bank

Keynote Speakers

Speaker - Otunba Adeniyi

Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo

Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment

Speaker - Ben

Ben Llewelyn-Jones

British Deputy High Commissioner

Panel Sessions

Accelerating the Process of Trade Facilitation & Digitalization for Global Competitiveness

Panelist - Mr. Aliyu Abubakar

Mr. Abubakar Aliyu

Director of Trade, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment

Panelist - Colonel Hameed Alli

Col. Hameed Ali

Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service

Panelist - Ibiyemi Okuneye

Ibiyemi Okuneye

Head of Trade & Transaction Banking Nigeria, Standard Chartered Bank

Panelist - Ope Babalola

Ope Babalola

Managing Director, Webb Fontaine

Harnessing the Creative Industries for increased economic impact and sustainable growth

Panelist - Mrs. Polly Alakija

Mrs. Polly Alakija

Director, Daranja Design

Panelist - Ms. Ojomo Ochai

Ms. Ojomo Ochai

Regional Director, Arts and Creative Economy, British Council

Panelist - Mr. Oliver Enwonwu Ochai

Mr. Oliver Enwonwu

Founder, Omenka Art Gallery

Panelist - Mr. Joseph Edgar

Mr. Joseph Edgar

Director, George & Hamilton

Boosting Trade and Investment between UK and Nigeria

Panelist - Lami Adekola

Lami Adekola

Director, Financial & Professional Services, Department for International Trade

Panelist - Gail Warrander

Gail Warrander

Head, Economic Development at Foreign and Commonwealth Development Office, Nigeria

Panelist - Kunle Amida

Kunle Amida

Partner Deals Advisory, PWC Nigeria

Panelist - Martin Phelan

Martin Phelan

Director Investment, UK Department for International Trade, Africa

Doing Business in Nigeria and Non-Oil Exports

Panelist -Dr. Jumoke Oduwole

Dr. Jumoke Oduwole

Special Adviser to the President on, Ease of Doing Business.

Panelist - Segun Awolowo

Segun Awolowo

Executive Director, Nigeria Export Promotion Council


Take advantage of this opportunity to exhibit your goods and services virtually to a diverse audience of industry players in Nigeria and the UK.


Members: ₦25,000

Non-Members: ₦35,000

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