Celebrating Seven Years of the FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit

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Miss out on this years #LWS2022? Catch all the In The Spotlight segments, Panel discussions and One-on-One talks now available.

For seven years, FORBES WOMAN AFRICA’s Leading Women Summit has created powerful connections and communities. The theme for 2022 is Resetting Everything: The New Face of Leadership. Renuka Methil, Managing Editor, FORBES AFRICA and FORBES WOMAN AFRICA gives her welcoming address to this 2-day Virtual Summit, crossing multiple time zones as one collective audience.

A New Lens on Innovation for African Women Leaders

Women control $126TN of global wealth, and yet, financial services aren’t meeting their needs. The Covid-19 Pandemic has also had a far-reaching impact on African women over the past two years. Mastercard spearheads the Women By Design program to create possibilities in a world that works better for women. CNBC Africa anchor Fiona Muthoni speaks to Beatrice Cornacchia, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications, EEMEA: Mastercard


The Future of Relationships in a Pandemic World

CNBC Africa Anchor Tania Habimana, moderates this discussion with Chido Cleopatra Mpemba, AU’s Special Envoy on Youth; Neema Iyer, Founder & Executive Director, Pollicy: Uganda and Joy Des Fountain, Founder, myFanPark.SHOW LESS

The fully-virtual summit is available here