By fully understanding your company's needs, we are able to tailor our proposals to meet your objectives.

Our diverse range of sponsorship and networking opportunities both pre, present and post-event is what makes us unique.

If you are seeking to develop business in the African continent - there is no other forum for Africa that will bring you such a highly profiled and influential audience.

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Host Sponsor

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Gold Sponsors

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Tuck Shop Sponsor


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Benefits of sponsoring AHIF include:

Community Engagement

We will create a bespoke community engagement strategy for your company to ensure that you make most of the buzz around our B2B marketing campaign targeting the right industry audiences for you. Our marketing team will create and promote original digital content pieces which will showcase your thought leadership and company to our community through:

  • Direct Email - Reaching over 10,000 industry professionals via email promotion
  • Podcasts - Capturing your unique insights, positioning and value proposition
  • Insights - Short digital or written insights from your company's thought leader
  • Session Marketing - Highlight your speakers and sessions at AHIF
  • Advisory Board - Sharing your insights for the AHIF agenda

On-Site Engagement

Amplifying your presence before, during and after AHIF through:

  • Social Media - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Linkedin are actively used to promote AHIF, its sponsors, speakers and supporters
  • Onsite PR - Working with your PR team and maximising the PR buzz around AHIF
  • Newsletter - Featuring your content to our database on hospitality industry professionals
  • Daily Wrap Emails - Mention of your speaker or company's participation in our daily emails to participants during AHIF
  • Branding - Your logo will be positioned on all appropriate promotional pieces related to AHIF

On-Site Profiling

Showcasing your industry presence, thought leadership and products/services to the AHIF audience:

  • Networking Space In Conference Exhibition - Showcase your brand/product offering, providing a focal point for attendees to find out more.
  • Promotional video - A visual stimulus that will be played in networking & exhibition areas.
  • Speaking position on the programme - Showcasing your thought leadership
  • Access to the attendee list - Use the list to reach out to attendees and meet them during AHIF.
  • Opportunity to donate to a local charity - AHIF will organise a charitable activity, in which you can support/participate.
  • A private room for meetings and entertainment

AHIF provides a brilliant opportunity for companies operating in the hospitality investment area and positions themselves as thought leaders in the area.

Want to find out more about sponsoring AHIF? Please contact:

Matthew Weihs, Managing Director, the bench
Mobile / WhatsApp: + 44 (0)7858 511012
Email: matthew.weihs@thebench.com