Executive

Oct 16 2013

Oct 27/13 Managing Director, Nedbank (Swaziland) Limited – Pioneer: first woman in Swaziland to head up a Managing Director Post for a International Bank.

Mar 18 2013

Managing Director, Tanzania Women’s Bank Ltd, A pioneer in the Tanzanian Banking industry. Words of Wisdom: “Remove the fear, bring out your confidence, you are strong. You must make others believe in you by believing yourself.”

Nov 11 2012

Nov 27, 2012 Vodacom International: Corporate Affairs &Trustee at Vodafone Foundation. Words of Wisdom: “African women, stay the course. Our continent needs us to evolve from where it is. If you are in the position to that, make it faster or change it, do it. Take it personally to take it to the next level. It is up to us. If you are leader in Africa today, you have to go for it.”

Oct 14 2012

Antonia Mutoro

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Oct. 16/12 Antonia Mutoro is the first and current Executive Director of the Institute of Policy Analysis and Research (IPAR). Words of Wisdom: “An African woman should know their worth and they should embrace it.”

Sep 09 2012

Sept 18/12 Managing Director, Gone Rural, Swaziland. Impacting hundreds of rural women by creating jobs through high quality hand-crafts. Words of Wisdom: “Know your inner power and strength. It is from the African earth. There are so much humility and love for family and culture and we don’t acknowledge that as African women. We are worthy of success. I wish we could show these women to the world.”

Aug 03 2012

Hilina Belete

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Aug 7/12 Hilina Belete, Deputy General Manager, Hilina Enriched Food Processing. A young woman who understands being young is not an obstacle but an opportunity. And being a woman is just a reality. Words of Wisdom: “Don’t be afraid to try, even though you might fail. If you don’t try you will never know where your goal might take you.”

Nov 20 2011

Nov. 29/11 Commissioner Bience Gawanas, Social Affairs Commissioner for African Union. One of the most influential women for children and women in the world.
“The acceptance of the unfairness is the challenge for African women. We need to ask: ‘Why does this rule exist?’ “

Oct 09 2011

Oct 18/11 Public Affairs & Communications Director for Coca-Cola Central East & West Africa, “WE all have to work toward leaving an amazing legacy.”

Sep 01 2011

Sept 6 @10a.m. CEO, Kenya Women Holding
Pioneer in microfinance. Award winner – fastest growing & best managed microfinance company is subsahara

Aug 03 2011

Aug 9, @10a.m. Kenya Country Director, Amani Ya Juu
A Fair-trade, non-profit organization. Amani started in 1996 and is a sewing-marketing-training project for marginalized women in Africa. Words of Wisdom: To survive as an African woman, you have to deploy every single strength and gift you have.

Jul 19 2011

July 26, @10a.m. Executive Director FEMCOM, an institution of COMESA
Gender Policy Pioneer. FEMCOM is comprised of 19 member countries that make up the COMESA region.