This year’s finalist group and of course, the winners, have built businesses across all sectors offering innovation and exceptional acumen and leadership on the topics of organisational culture, upskilling the unemployed youth, tourism and conservation, effective food supply chain management, online payment and credit systems, insurance and insurance underwriting, the owner and operator hotel model and property and real estate across Africa.
Master winner: Craig Irvine: Managing Director, Irvine’s Group.
Exceptional winner: Bronwyn Corbett CA(SA): Co-Founder, Grit Real Estate Income Group.
Emerging winner: Ashraf Mohamed: Founder, Polar Ice Cream Company.
The EY Lifetime Achievement Award for entrepreneurship was awarded to Medical doctor, MBA, Doctor of Business Leadership, WITS Chancellor and one of South Africa’s most successful entrepreneurs, Dr Judy Dlamini.
Azim Omar CA(SA), EY Africa Growth Markets Leader
Bronwyn Corbertt CA(SA)