The aim of the “International Company of the Year” competition, which is organized by The Africa CEO Forum, is to recognize the international company that has had the most remarkable economic and social impact on the African continent over the past year.

Eligible candidates:
All international companies or groups (whose headquarters are not in Africa)

Candidature by application, third-party nomination (company or individual), or identification by the Africa CEO Forum’s editorial team.

Jury:
List to be provided

Criteria: 
- Number of jobs created in Africa over the course of the past year
- Number of board members (group) who are African
- Number of executive managers who are African
- Total investments made in Africa
- The implementation of programs to encourage the development of local communities and preserve the environment

Procedure :
- The call for applications will be open from 14 november to 31 december 2018.
- The winning organization will receive its trophee during a dedicated session at the next edition of the AFRICA CEO FORUM, the 25 and 26 march 2019 in Kigali (Rwanda).
- The nominated companies will be informed a few weeks before the event. They must commit to sending one of their leaders to the Africa CEO Forum.

Please fill-in the application form.

For any question, please contact: awards@theafricaceoforum.com

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* 1. Candidate information

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* 2. Number of jobs created in Africa over the past year

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* 3. Number of executive committee members (group) who are nationals of an African country

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* 4. Number of senior managers (in Africa) who are nationals of an African country

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* 5. Extent of investments (size and impact) made in Africa over the past year 
(Provide the total amount and specify the economic impact)

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* 6. Specific local community development initiatives implemented over the past year
(Describe the primary initiatives implemented. Example: implementation of a local community inclusion project, implementation of educational projects aimed at local communities) – 100 words


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* 7. I certify the truth, accuracy, and completeness of the above information.

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