2013 has been amazing for most businesses in Nigeria. In line with this, Ventures Africa has revealed its list of Top 13 CEOs of 2013.
Topping the list is Africaâ€™s richest man Aliko Dangote of Dangote Group, Mo Abudu of Ebony Life TV and Guaranty Trust Bankâ€™s CEO Olusegun Agbaje.
According to them, these CEOs have been credited because they have been able to make a difference in highly competitive markets. They have demonstrated effective management capabilities through hardwork, resilience, research, an understanding of the Nigeria business climate, as they moved their companies forward.
Other CEOs included in the list are:
Chidi Okoro â€“ GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Nigeria PLC
Michael Ikpoki â€“ MTN Nigeria
Funke Opeke â€“ MainOne
Michael Arumemi-Ikhide â€“ Arik Air
Florence Seriki â€“ Omatek Ventures PLC
Leo-Stan Ekeh â€“ Zinox Group
Oscar Onyema â€“ Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)
Udeme Ufot â€“ SO&U Advertising Agency
Stephen Olabisi Onasanya â€“ First Bank PLC
Sola David Borha â€“ Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC