William Pollen

William Pollen

Programme Director Invest in Africa

Having trained as an investment advisor with HSBC Private Bank, William worked in the City for a number of years before going onto pursue a career in communications and branding, creating global campaigns for multinational clients. 

In 2011, he completed his MBA in London and in February 2012, William started Invest in Africa as the Programme Director. Since then he has overseen its expansion of corporate members and donors- including Tullow Oil, BP, Woodside Energy, Cairn, MODEC, BHGE, Kosmos, Newmont Mining, DFID and the African Development Bank- into Ghana, Kenya, Senegal,  Zambia and Guinea   

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 15:00 To 16:00

11/06/2019 15:00 11/06/2019 16:00 SMEs and Vocational Skills Training
  • Creating ‘Energy Workers’: the importance of training and retraining programmes across the broader energy landscape.
  • How can industry take the lead on local content to build trust and dialogue between government, the local business community and contractors.
African Local Content Forum

African Local Content Forum

"SMEs and Vocational Skills Training"

Hloniphizwe Mtolo Lliam Hildebrand William Pollen
Time and date

Wednesday 06/11/2019

From 15:00 To 16:00

11/06/2019 15:00 11/06/2019 16:00 SMEs and Vocational Skills Training
  • Creating ‘Energy Workers’: the importance of training and retraining programmes across the broader energy landscape.
  • How can industry take the lead on local content to build trust and dialogue between government, the local business community and contractors.
African Local Content Forum
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African Local Content Forum

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