Born in Congo Brazzaville, Jean-Tite has been living in Cape Town since 2004. Over the years, his role has given him the opportunity to travel across the African continent to meet with key stakeholders shaping the future of sub-saharan nations. Jean-Tite is at the head of the business development team for the Mining Portfolio at Spintelligent. The Portfolio consists of three strategic platforms: DRC Mining Week, Nigeria Mining Week and Mining Baraza in Kenya.
Spintelligent’s mission is to become the business intelligence partner and event management company for Sub-Saharan Africa providing world class trade-exhibitions & conferences, industry publications & multimedia resources, as well as business training programmes to help expand operations and achieve business ambitions. Spintelligent operates across key industry sectors including Power & Energy, Mining & Extractive Industries, Commercial Real Estate, Education and Agriculture with the unique aim to provide businesses with qualified commercial opportunities and solutions through multiple touch points within an industry.
The Mining Portfolio’s vision is to become the partner of choice connecting over 5000 professionals across the mining and extractive value chains annually with the aim to boost access to stakeholders including investors, financiers, policy makers, global suppliers and services providers. From frontier markets to robust mining and extractive markets the conference and exhibitions offerings reflect industry trends in African countries where exploration and production are either at early and/or advanced stages.
2005 : First edition of the iPAD series (former DRC Mining Week) in Kinshasa
2016 : DRC Mining Week gathers over 160 exhibitors and 3500 participants for the first time.
2015 and 2016 : Acquisition of new partnerships in Nigeria (2015) and Kenya (2016) for the Mining Portfolio