In a historic event orchestrated by the African Leadership Organisation, publishers of the African Leadership magazine, in partnership with the Global Africa Partnerships Forum (GAPF), Professor Miranda Brawn, the esteemed founder of the Miranda Brawn Diversity Leadership Foundation, has been officially conferred with the prestigious Top 50 Afro-Caribbean Leadership Award.
The recognition took place today, January 25, 2024, at London’s distinguished House of Lords. The GAPF, meticulously designed to celebrate and propel African global partnerships, served as the backdrop for this momentous occasion. The event not only spotlighted Professor Brawn’s outstanding contributions but also aimed to showcase accomplishments, innovative solutions, and groundbreaking ideas shaping the future of the continent. Beyond its role in exploring investment opportunities, the forum facilitated cross-sectoral engagement, ignited innovation, and provided a vital networking hub for influencers, decision-makers, and leaders.
Professor Miranda Brawn, a luminary in law and finance, a globally acclaimed public speaker, and the visionary behind the Miranda Brawn Diversity Leadership Foundation, led the proceedings in London.
Eminent personalities and confirmed speakers for the event included Prof. Antonio Andreoni, Professor of Development Economics at SOAS University of London; Mr. Sanjeev K.S. Gopaul, Founder of Credentia Group, Mauritius; Birgitte Anadersan, Professor of Economics and Management of Innovation, University of London; Dr. Obadare Peter Adewale, CEO of Digital Encode Limited, Nigeria; Karen Blackett, Chairperson of MediaCom UK; and Mr. Kennedy Mwila, Managing Director, Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone Limited, Zambia, among others.
Under the theme “Sustaining the African Renaissance: Collaboration, Innovation, and Partnerships,” the event elevated cross-sectoral alliances, spotlighted investment opportunities, fueled innovation, and bolstered African global partnerships. Notable thought leaders, distinguished speakers, and influential figures converged to share insights and discuss crucial topics such as technology innovation, inclusive economics, sustainable development, entrepreneurship and startups, policy and governance, and the cultural renaissance.
About the Global Africa Partnerships Forum
Organised by the African Leadership Organisation, publishers of African Leadership magazine, the GAPF serves as a catalyst for significant alliances, collaborations, and connections influencing the political and corporate landscape of Africa. Visionary leaders, industry experts, investors, and decision-makers unite at the forum to promote innovation, economic growth, and sustainable development across the continent.
About African Leadership Magazine
Published by the African Leadership Organization (UK), African Leadership Magazine is dedicated to presenting the best of Africa to a global audience. Over the past 16 years, the organisation has committed itself to promoting impactful leadership and African opportunities globally through quality Afro-positive content, African trade facilitation, market entry solutions, Afro-centric communities, business networking platforms, and public sector training and consulting.