Zambians dominate young CEO’s global business summit in Germany

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Bibusa Washington Wißemann

Bibusa Washington Wißemann

Zambian speakers will dominate the forthcoming Young CEOs Global Business Summit, which will be hosted by Europe’s leading Business School, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management in Düsseldorf, Germany from 24-25 September 2016.

The Summit aims to close the entrepreneurship gap and its global impact on emerging markets.  Under the theme: “Unifying German Businesses and Global Entrepreneurs: Investing in Africa and Its Impact on Global Scale”, the core mandate of the Summit is to redefine business collaboration between Germany and Africa, together with the rest of the World.

Under the patronage of Zambian Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany, Bwalya Chiti, who will officiate as Guest of Honour; the Summit will provide applied-learning experience, new business innovation and knowledge sharing opportunities via Business Sessions; Trade Collaborations; Seminars; Expert Business Tour; and Networking Sessions. The Summit will also feature prominent German and European Investors and Serial Entrepreneurs, who include the Department for International Business Services Germany; AHP Capital; Wealth Management and Investment; and many others.

The Summit is co-organised by German-based Zambian, Bibusa Washington Wißemann, who is the CEO  & Co-Founder of Kasuba Ltd, an investment advisory and renewable energy company that provides solutions to both private and public sectors. Bibusa is also a Director at the Young CEOs Business Forum, Germany Chapter.

In addition to the Zambian Ambassador being the Guest of Honour, featured Speakers include Dr. Justina Mutale, based in the UK.  Dr Mutale is the Founder & CEO of the Justina Mutale Foundation for Leadership. She serves on the Advisory Board of the Young CEOs Global Business Forum and recently launched a Scholarship Programme to provide opportunities to underprivileged young women from Zambia and other countries in Africa to access higher education at overseas institutions of higher learning.

“The Young CEO’s Business Summit aims to inspire, empower, motivate and support African and World Venture Leaders to rethink entrepreneurship in our fast changing world by exploring new approaches and fresh opportunities to business success”,says Dr Justina Mutale.

Another Zambian Speaker is Musaba Chailunga based in Canada is the Creator of Object Oriented Development in Africa (OOD) Africa Framework, a market framework for social and economic development. Chailunga has also developed a course that leads to certification as Development Analyst and Social and Economic Architect. He is currently developing an eco-tourist city in Zambia using the methodology.

Carol C. Chanda based in the USA is a Registered Critical Care Nurse, Theranthropist and Humanitarian. She is the Funder & CEO of Carol Cares Foundation and Oasis Universal Radio. Carol has started an education assistance initiative for orphans and is currently working on sinking a borehole at Marja Martern Community School in Zambia.

The Young CEOs Global Business Summit has previouslly been held in London, Dubai, Abuja, Accra, and Johannesburg.  Other Zambians based in UK and Europe are expected to attend the Summit in Germany as delegates.

“As world leaders gabble with the outbreak of unemployment as a major global challenge, experts say the greatest hope for a turnaround depends mostly on SMEs and Chief Executive Officers continuously come under spotlight as the world look up to their innovation and talent to drive business growth and thus provide remedy for the chronic unemployment around the World”, says Barrister Rex Idaminabo, Co-Founder of the Young CEOs Business Forum.

The Young CEO’S Business Summit is designed for pioneering CEOs, as well as emerging and next-generation global Business Leaders, who aspire to conduct their businesses in tandem with global best practices. These are the CEOs that focus more on creating value for all of their stakeholders to fulfill a deeper purpose of their organization, which is giving back to society and improving the quality of life in the communities that they work in.

The Summit will close with the CEO’s Global Awards Ceremony at a fundraising Gala Dinner to recognise and celebrate inspirational and outstanding young CEOs, and to raise funds for deprived primary schools in the rural areas of Nigeria and Zambia.

“This black tie gala event will feature celebrities, successful CEOs, Venture Capitalists, diplomats and Mayors from Europe and Africa, who are committed to using their wealth and influence to support humanity”, says Ms Bibusa Washington Wißemann, Director at the Young CEOs Business Forum and Co-Organiser of the Summit in Germany. 

Featured speakers at the Summit include the Co-Founders of Young CEOs Business Forum, Ambassador David James Egwu and Barrister Rex Idaminabo.   Other prominent speakers will include Her Excellency Dr.  Justina Mutale, Founder & CEO of the Justina Mutale Foundation and  POSITIVE RUNWAY; Professor Serden Ozcan, Chair of Innovation at WHU & former Founding Director, Entrepreneurship Platform Copenhagen Business School (consultant for IBM, Price Water House, Cooper Management); Sophie Bennett, Managing Director, the Wealth Network Ltd and Founder & Lead Mentor, the Millionaire Author Academy UK;  Annett KLerks, Head, Department for International Business Services; Lars Hunches, Angel Investor & Managing Partner AHP Capital; Professor  Saschal L. Schmidt, Business Economics WHU Business Management School; and many others.


For Registration and further information

Contact: Bibusa Washington Wißemann

Email: [email protected]

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Tel: +49 178 608 6970



3 Responses to Zambians dominate young CEO’s global business summit in Germany



    September 21, 2016 at 6:36 am

  2. That is great, Zambians making a make

    September 21, 2016 at 8:40 am

    • Its great indeed katuta.

      robert sulamoyo jr
      September 21, 2016 at 9:48 am

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