Join top entrepreneurial influ

Association for African Owned Enterprises Chairman Washington Kapapiro

Join top entrepreneurial influencers at the African Enterprise Awards

There are over 5.5 million Africans in the UK, with African enterprises contributing over £10 Billion to the UK economy annually

Join top entrepreneurial influ

Association for African Owned Enterprises Chairman Washington Kapapiro

Britain’s most innovative, affluent and industrious African executives and community leaders will come together this weekend to honour African entrepreneurial excellence in the United Kingdom and acknowledge a wide range of categories focusing on enterprises in services regularly used by Africans in the UK.

The awards ceremony will be held in the Grand Connaught Rooms, one of London’s most prestigious event venues. The iconic grand hall, the adjoining VIP rooms and the admirable champagne bar, offers guests a unique experience of the capitals finest in hospitality and luxury.

Hosting the event is Olivier Siatou broadcaster, keynote speaker and director of OS TV; Savahna Nightingale broadcaster, journalist, producer and columnist.

Attendees can expect

High profile delegates

A four course five star meal served

Top class entertainment

Exceptional networking opportunities with business leaders across several sectors

The AE Awards categories are:

African Journalist of the Year, African Personality of the Year, Community Champion of the Year, African Academic of the Year, Business Executive of the Year, African Financier of the Year, Small Business of the Year, Young Business Leader of the Year, Media House of the Year, African Restaurant of the Year, “Out of Africa” Company of the Year, Remittance Service of the Year, African Charity of the Year, “Friend of Africa” Award, Company of the Year, African Business Woman of the Year, African Businessman of the Year

The African Enterprise Awards will take promoting African enterprise in the UK to an entirely new level by bringing influential business, community and political leaders together to celebrate successful enterprise and inspire the next generation African business leaders to aspire for greatness.

Several parking areas are available in the streets surrounding the Grand Conaught Rooms.

Access available from Holborn and Convent Garden Station.


Date: 22 November 2014 from 6pm to 11.30pm (GMT)

Venue: Grand Connaught Rooms, Holborn Wc2B, 5PA

Dress code: Black Tie

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