Event sponsors

The African Business Awards is the key annual event for the African business community and its accolades are much sought after by Africa’s leading companies and entrepreneurs. Launched in 2008 by African Business magazine in cooperation with the Commonwealth Business Council (CBC) and organised by IC Events, the African Business Awards has become a platform to celebrate excellence in African business.

Nominees & winners


  • Good Corporate Governance

  • Innovation

  • Lifetime Achievement Award

  • African Business Icon

  • Outstanding Woman in Business

  • Business Leader of the Year

  • African Business of the Year

Past awards

Event organisers

  • IC Publications

  • IC Events

  • African Business

Partners & media