German-African Business Summit 2019

German-African Business Summit (GABS)

11 - 13 February 2019 in Accra, Ghana


The German African Business Summit (GABS) is Germany’s signature business event in Africa

At the GABS, top business and government leaders from Germany and Sub-Saharan Africa meet every two years in Africa to discuss and promote economic relations between Europe’s largest economy and the fastest-growing region in the world. The GABS is organized by the Sub-Saharan Africa Initiative of German Business (SAFRI) and chaired by the SAFRI Chairman, Prof. Dr. Heinz-Walter Große, Chairman of the Board of B. Braun Melsungen AG. The GABS 2019 in Accra is where German and African business interests meet, where economic partnerships between Germany and Sub-Saharan Africa are strengthened, and where business trends and market opportunities are explored.

Why attend?

  • Meet and network with 750 high-ranking representatives from business and politics from Germany and Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Gather information on economic development, business opportunities, finance, digitalization and start-ups, etc.

  • Gain insights on current development and future potential for German-African business relations