The October issue of the Africa edition of Business Chief is now live!

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Hello and welcome to the October issue of the Africa edition of Business Chief!

Through significant digital transformation, Sanlam Personal Finance continues to provide cutting-edge market solutions for the millennial generation of customers. Our exclusive feature looks at how Sanlam places both the customer and technology at the heart of its operation in order define the insurance industry of Southern Africa.

As more and more Africans turn to mobile usage in their day-to-day lives, BICS ensures that the network infrastructure is in place in order to embrace this rapidly expanding market.

In our exclusive interview, Old Mutual iWYZE details how it has developed a specific digital architecture to cater to its digital savvy customer base.

Across the African continent, more than $463bn worth of goods were exported in 2017. In our top 10, we take a closer look at the top exporting countries and the goods that support their economies.

In this month’s city focus, we visit Kampala. Identified as a future mega city, Kampala is undergoing incredible growth through governmental refocusing and sound infrastructure investment.

Be sure to read our exclusive feature with Tekleberhan Ambay Construction PLC and how a company-wide transformation has seen it cement its position as the Ethiopian construction partner of choice.

Enjoy the issue!


Featured Articles

Top 10 largest revenue generating family businesses in MENAT

From the UAE to Turkey, these family firms are the largest by revenue in MENAT and cover everything from energy to entertainment

Top 10 metaverse projects in the UAE, including world firsts

As Accenture predicts the metaverse will fuel a US$1 trilion commerce opportunity by 2025, we round up 10 pioneering metaverse projects in the UAE

PwC’s survey shows Middle East CEOs remain upbeat on growth

CEOs in the Middle East are far more optimistic about regional growth than those in North America and Europe, according to PwC’s annual survey

Opinion: “Why we must tackle the digital skills crisis"

Leadership & Strategy

5 Mins With: Kathryn Kaminsky Vice Chair Trust Solutions PwC

Leadership & Strategy

Survey: The Future of Cloud Security in the Middle East