Forbes Africa proudly presents its Person of the Year Awards 2016, for “the individual who, for better or worse, has had the most influence on business on the year gone by”. The Forbes Africa Person of the Year Awards has, since its inception in 2011, attracted the highest caliber of nominees from across the continent. Forbes Africa invites your participation in what is one of the most momentous and anticipated annual events in Africa.
The founder of Capitec Bank who has made banking more accessible for South Africans
South Africa’s Public Protector who faced death threats in her quest to bring inconsistencies to the fore
The Mauritian president who is spearheading the drive to protect her nation’s environment
This Tanzanian president has had a significant hand in boosting the nation’s economy
For how the country has reformed and is prioritising gender equality
Voting for the Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2016 is Now Closed.
The entrepreneur and philanthropist who has spent the year strengthening MeTL group, his family business.
A look at past Forbes Africa Person of the Year events…
This year’s Forbes Africa Person of the Year Awards will take place on November 17, 2016 in Nairobi, Kenya.
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