Akili Dada seeks to address the need for greater representation of women in leadership roles in Africa.
“Here I can be a big fish in a small pond.”
“You can’t build a big business without trusting people.”
“China is no longer the factory of the world. China is becoming the market of the world.”
“I never look at a problem and moan and groan. To me everything is opportunity.”
“You have to take the stairs, and at each step there will be barriers.”
How we made it in Africa speaks to Karl Westvig, CEO of financial services firm AFB.
How we made it in Africa talks to Moshe Noiman, founder of Classic Mouldings.
“I wouldn’t call myself a workaholic, but my wife does.”
Where once stood overgrown bush and sisal plantations, now sits a luxury golf estate .
“I don’t believe in jobs. I believe in seeing opportunity.”
At the Kenyan coast stands the 2,500 acre Vipingo Ridge golf development.
How we made it in Africa interviews the entrepreneurs behind SimplePay.
Ethiopia currently houses only a handful of international hotel brands.
There is currently “a big push for African designs” globally, says Cecilia Östman of fashion company Njema Helena.