Making it Possible for Women to Occupy Board Seats in Corporate Africa with Maxwell Pirikisi

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Maxwell Pirikisi

While Africa has made giant steps towards gender parity in leadership boards in companies, there are still gaping differences in representation across subregions and sectors. Join Mwakaneno Gakweli and Maxwell Pirikisi as they break down the inequalities in women representation on boards across the continent, the hurdles to achieving gender equality globally, and the role of awareness campaigns and awards like the Angaza Awards in bridging the gender gap in corporate Africa.

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This episode features:

Rev. Maxwell Pirikisi – Director, South African Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SACCI); President: South Africa-Nigeria Business Chamber (SA-NBC)

Mwakaneno Gakweli – Business Journalist, Podcast Producer and Host, Hisa.

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