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November 16, 2018

EY Entrepreneur Gala Awards

Centum Investment head of healthcare Dr Farai Shonhiwa with Kerubo Nyamwaro.
Centum Investment head of healthcare Dr Farai Shonhiwa with Kerubo Nyamwaro.

The EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2015 was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Uppperhill on Friday night. 

Seeking to celebrate individuals who have built great businesses despite challenges, the awards have sought to recognize their consistency and determination as well as serve as the criteria for selecting an overall winner to represent Africa in the global Ernest & Young competition.

Royal Media Services chairman S.K Macharia was feted with the lifetime achievement trophy while Kenafric Industries MD Mayur Shah and Gaster Lule from Uganda were crowned overall winners in the Master and Emerging Entrepreneur categories respectively.

In attendance were EY Eastern African regional leader Gitahi Gachahi, KAM chief executive officer Phyllis Wakiaga, Standard Chartered Bank head of corporate finance Fred Michuki and Centum Investment head of healthcare Dr Farai Shonhiwa

 

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