Reset Global People in partnership with Pulse and Avance Media has released its 2019 list for Top 100 Women CEOs in Africa.
According to Kwame A.A. Opoku, CEO of
Reset Global People, the nomination of these distinguished women is in relation to their works and accomplishments as leaders that continue to inspire the next generation of women CEOs in Africa and across the world in alignment with SDGs Goal 5 & 10.
Over 24 countries are represented, and Nigeria leads the pack with 21 entries, followed by Ghana and Kenya with 12 each and 11 South Africans.
The list features women who are noted to have broken the glass ceiling from across diverse sectors, making a name and case for women leaders on the continent.
Nigerian female entrepreneurs to feature in the Top 100 includes Mo Abudu, Linda Ikeji, Uche Pedro, Tara Fela-Durotoye, Funke Soyibo, Funmi Omo, Adenike Ogunlesi, Yvonne Ike, Uche Ofodile, Toyin Sanni, Lady Isioma Chukwuma, Hadiza Bala Usman amongst others.
The list was released in the lead towards Reset Global People African WOMEN CEOs Summit scheduled to take place in Lagos in 2020.
See the full list below:
See the full list below.