Olumide Lawson holds a B.Sc. in Accounting from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and started his career in the Commercial Banking Group of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc. He is the current Executive Director, Sahel Capital Agribusiness Managers Ltd.Read More
Mark Shuttleworth fuelled the imagination of Africa when he made history in 2002 as the first African to fly into space, while also being the world’s second self-funded private citizen to do so.
Apart from his history-making feat, Mark is known for his entrepreneurial genius and IT innovations, along with his efforts in improving access to quality education in his home country, South Africa.
Playing video games as a child, Mark developed an interest in technology. In 1995, while studying at the University of Cape Town, he founded Thawte Consulting, an internet consulting firm that became a global giant in internet security. He sold the firm in 1999 and used his profits to launch HBD Venture Capital, which invests in South African companies.Read More
Sunti Golden Sugar Estates Limited is a subsidiary of Flour Mills Nigeria Plc. Located on the banks of River Niger, in Mokwa, Niger state, the sugar estate features 17,000 hectares of irrigable farmland and a Sugar mill that processes 4,500 metric tons of sugarcane per day.Read More
Ayodele Akinwunmi talks about the importance of education and continous learning. He is a graduate of Economics from Obafemi Owolowo University, he also holds a Masters degree in Economics from the University of Lagos.Read More
Fastizers Food and Confectionery Limited is a rapidly emerging food manufacturing company in Nigeria. In the year 2010, Fastizers started with its first production of cookies desiring to cater to its immediate community. They currently run an automated production factory fitted with modern baking equipment.Read More