In the first week of October, Dr. Ndidi Nnoli-Edozien, President/ Founder of Growing Bsinesses Foundation featured on the “Diversifying the Economy” panel of the 2nd edition of the 2016 Nigeria-USA SME Financial Conference. The SME Conference was a bilateral trade and investment advancement initiative organized in collaboration and support of the United States Embassy of Nigeria, Economic Affairs Section.
The international high profile SME event laid emphasis on the Production and Exportation of Non-oil Products amidst Cross Border franchising. It brought Nigerian companies face-to-face with US based middle market prospective financial companies and banks alongside local obligor Nigerian Banks to discuss key topical issues and projects within the threshold of $1m to $100m.
It also availed Nigerian companies’ membership and authentication of NUSA and offered US prospective financiers and venture capitalists local knowledge of the re-based Nigerian investment climate and opportunities that abound.
The 2016 Nigeria-USA SME & Franchise Financing Conference held from the 5th – 7th of October, 2016 at the Ladi Kwali Conference Centre, Sheraton Hotel Abuja, Nigeria