African and global business leaders gathered for the Initiative for Global Development’s Spring Frontier 100 Forum on May 13-14, in Nairobi, kenya.
Under the theme, “Engines of Growth: Powering African Companies to Create Employment and Accelerate Development”, the forum focused on how African companies and multinational corporations can drive job creation and capitalize on today’s business environment for growth.
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What is the Frontier 100 Forum?
The Frontier 100 Forum is an exclusive, invitation-only biannual event that brings together CEOs and senior executives from IGD’s Frontier Leader network to offer insight, collaborate, and advance initiatives in key sectors of Africa. The Frontier 100 Forum is an integral part of our mission to leverage business solutions to promote growth and alleviate poverty.
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Over the years, we have had the honor to welcome many high-level participants to our
Frontier 100 Forums, including senior executives from Microsoft, Dangote Industries, DHL Express, Africa Finance Corporation, Visa, Illovo, General Electric, Econet Wireless Global, and Pearson, among others.
“We can have all the ideas, but until we turn them into action, it will always remain what it is. IGD provides a platform for actions to take place.”
Austin Okere - Founder & CEO, Computer Warehouse Group (CWG)
Entrepreneur in Residence, Columbia Business School
CWG is a World Economic Forum Global Growth Company
"IGD provides a way for people to share ideas and experience so that they can be bigger than themselves. The one-on-one learning process is very valuable."
Teresa Barger - CEO, Cartica Capital
"The role of IGD in Africa is very important, creating a platform where business leaders, who are competitive outside, can share experience and identify areas of synergy and collaboration."
Farouk Gumel - Partner, PwC Nigeria
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For more information about the Forum, including registration and sponsorship opportunities, please contact
Elaine Bole at Ebole@igdleaders.org
This is an invitation-only event, reserved for IGD Frontier Leaders. To find out how you can join the IGD Frontier Leader Network, visit:
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