Founded in 1983, Dimension Data is a USD 8 billion global leader in designing, optimising, and managing today’s evolving technology environments. This enables its clients to leverage data in a digital age, turn it into information, and extract insights.
Headquartered in Johannesburg, Dimension Data employs 28,000 people across 46 countries. The company brings together the world’s best technology provided by market leaders and niche innovators with the service support that clients need for their businesses – from consulting, technical, and support services to a fully-managed service.
Dimension Data is a proud member of the NTT Group.
Tizeti is a fast-growing Wireless Internet service provider in Lagos, Nigeria, delivering high-speed unlimited wi-fi Internet access to residential and business customers using wide-area Wi-Fi. Its services are available in Lagos, Ogun and Rivers State. It is also expanding rapidly to other African countries as it has been successfully launched in Accra, Ghana.
Aella is a leading African fintech start-up based in Lagos Nigeria with offices in San Francisco and Manila. The company focuses on simplifying finance in emerging markets by offering access to loans, bill payments and, in the immediate future, affordable insurance plans and other similar services that are simple and safe. Aella aims to make a significant contribution to Africa’s fintech ecosystem by helping to build a sustainable digital economy.
About Jane Egerton-Idehen
Jane Egerton-Idehen is the Country Manager Nigeria/Regional Sales Manager, West Africa for Avanti Communications Group PLC and founder, Women and Career organization, a Nigerian advocacy and support group for professional women. Born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria, Egerton-Idehen holds a degree in Electronics Engineering and an MBA from the Warwick Business School in the UK. She also received Executive Education at both Harvard Business School and Yale School of Management in the United States.
Having worked in the telecommunications industry in Nigeria, Ghana, and Liberia for more than 17 years, her knowledge of technology, ability to manage complex stakeholder relationships, and skill in managing teams and creating strategies to support growth and drive business are keys to her success.
Jane is the author of Amazon best-selling book “Be Fearless - Give Yourself Permission To Be You”.
Caritas is a full-service public relations, reputation and brand management consultancy and digital engagement company that has supported some of Africa’s biggest brands.
The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is an independent non-profit foundation based in Geneva, Switzerland. GAIN was developed at the UN 2002 Special Session of the General Assembly on Children. GAIN is an organization driven by the vision of a world without malnutrition. To achieve its goal, GAIN works with diverse partners – governments, UN agencies, non-governmental organizations, and businesses worldwide and provides financial and technical support to deliver nutritious foods to those people most at risk of malnutrition.
AA&R is an emerging investment company with a diversified portfolio of investments and operations across multiple sectors of the Nigerian economy. With a strong capital base, data-driven insights, strategic international partnerships, and the best talents; we are growing businesses primed for sustainability, nation-building, development and economic growth.