Business News of 2014-06-29

Crucial Young CEO's Business Summit in Dubai

Africa Leads the World in a Crucial Young CEO's Business Summit in Dubai A global summit for entrepreneurs and Chief Executive Officers has been scheduled to hold in the United Arab Emirate, UAE, between 10th to 13th of August, 2014. The Dubai 2014 Young CEO’s business summit with theme: “Rethinking Entrepreneurship in fast Changing world: New approaches, Fresh Opportunities'' will have international business men and women converging to discuss new strategies on how to unify global businesses, as well as find ways to enhance and support entrepreneurship globally while focusing on job creation. Announcing the date of the summit today, at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja; the co-founder of the Young CEO’s Business Forum, Amb. David James Egwu says the aim of the summit is to exchange ideas and explore potential for business relationship and collaboration. Amb. David said at the end of the summit, new approaches would be devised to deal with certain challenges confronting global businesses and their CEOs. He further asserted that fresh opportunities would be created for aspiring CEOs trying to find their feet on the global scale. “Young CEO’s business summit is the first of its kind in the world and would create a better network for CEOs around the world. As we flag off today in Nigeria, our team spread across the UK, Canada, Germany, Poland, China, South Africa, UAE, Ghana, Cameroun, and USA will also flag off officially.” David had affirmed. Also highlighting likely activities at the summit, Tonye Rex Idaminabo, Principal Partner of African Achievers Awards and the Forum’s Co-founder said special activities that would be featured in the summit will include the CEO’s Prize for Global Corporate Governance, where outstanding young CEOs would be recognised and celebrated for their roles in global economic transformation. According to Rex “Such recognition will motivate and challenge other aspiring CEOs and further create success model worthy of emulation.Rex disclosed further that CEO’s boot camp would provide special opportunity for emerging new venture leaders with core insights on foundation knowledge on essential elements of starting and running a big, sustainable enterprise using the right business model. “Apart from the boot camp, exhibition opportunities would be available for all registered participants at the event just to enable them position their products and services to the international market. Aside all the aforementioned, the summit will also feature networking session,breakfast meeting, specialized business strategy training, reception dinner with government officials, investment tours, expert panel based on Question and Answer sessions” Rex had further revealed.The Young CEOs business summit promises to be a world class event that will leave all those who attend with a lasting impression and business relationships that will change their businesses for the best. Most likely expected Speakers at the summit will include high Net-worth business and industry leaders amongst which are Mrs. Divine Ndhlukula(Forbes most successful business woman in Africa 2012 and also Chairperson of the Zimbabwe National Chambers of Commerce ZNCC), Ms. Esther Cobbah CEO Stratcomm Africa(Ghana’s most successful home grown communications and Reputation Management Company) with branches in 4 other African Countries including South Africa, Mrs. Maha k.Al-Ghunaim, Chairperson & Group Chief Executive Officer of the Global investment house(one of the biggest brokerage, asset management & investment banking company in Dubai), Richard Branson (founder and Chairman of Virgin Group), Frank Nweke Jr.(Director General Nigerian Economic Summit Group & former Minister of Youth and Information Federal Republic of Nigeria), Mr Tony Elumelu ( Founder Heirs Holdings Ltd), Justina Mutale (CEO Positive Runway) and many more For more information and sponsorship kindly visitwww.ceobusinessforum.com