ALM Persons Of the Year Awards - Johannesburg 2020

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Sandton Convention Centre

161 Maude Street

Sandton, GP 2196

South Africa

View Map

Event description
Join us for the ALM annual Persons of the Year 2019 with Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President, African Development Bank delivering the Keynote!

About this Event

The African Leadership Magazine Persons of the Year Awards, which has become the leading vote-based third-party endorsement in the continent, recorded an upsurge of over 45% votes from Africans within the continent and the diaspora this year.

The keenly contested poll, across 7 different categories, attracted over 300,000 entries on the website; entries across our social media platforms, and submissions via email. Winners shall be decorated and presented with the instruments of honour on the 29th February 2020 in Johannesburg, South Africa, at a colorful ceremony that will attract a wide spectrum of African policy, diplomatic and business leaders.

The winners as unveiled by the Publisher of the magazine are:

African of the Year 2019: Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, Nigeria – Winner

African Female Leader of the Year 2019:Rawya Mansour, Founder, RAMSCO Company – Winner

ALM Person of the Year 2019-Educational Development: Dr. Yusuf Karodia, Founder, Regent Business School and MANCOSA – Winner

ALM Person of the Year 2019 – Employment GenerationAshish Thakkar, CEO, Mara Phone – Winner

ALM Person of the Year 2019 – Political Leadership: Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, President of Egypt – Winner

ALM Person of the Year 2019 – Philanthropy & Charitable Contributions to Society: Femi Otedola, Founder, Femi Otedola Foundation – Winner

ALM Young Person of the Year 2019: Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, Wizkid, Music Artist – Winner

Highlights:

• Distinct opportunity to network with political & industry leaders from across the continent.

• Avenue for SMEs to learn how to access various of the African Development Bank’s initiatives and partnerships.

• Learn about African Leadership Magazine's partner programmes.

CONTACT:

For more information on participation and sponsorship, please contact our office, as shown below-

African Leadership magazine

Portsmouth Technopole,

Kingston Crescent

Portsmouth, PO2 8FA

United Kingdom.

Tel: +44 2392 658276

Email: info@africanleadership.co.uk

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Sandton Convention Centre

161 Maude Street

Sandton, GP 2196

South Africa

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved