Adebola Williams Named Young Global Leader The World Economic Forum

Adebola Williams, the co-founder and chief executive officer of RED | For Africa, the continent’s leading omni-media company, has been selected to join other change-makers in the Forum of Young Global Leaders (YGL), an independent organization under the World Economic Forum (WEF). Williams was selected among thousands of nominations from across the world following a rigorous vetting process designed to identify global leaders and young visionaries working to shape the future through inspired leadership. 

Also on the list are Botswana’s Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Bogolo Joy Kenewendo, Zimbabwe’s Minister of Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation, Aminata Kane Ndiaye, Chief Executive Officer, Orange Sierra Leone., Mamuka Bakhtadze, Prime Minister of Georgia; Carlos Alvarado Quesada, President of Costa Rica; Juan Guaidó, President of the National Assembly of Venezuela; Anton Alikhanov, Governor of Kaliningrad, Russian Federation and Sarah bint Yousif Al-Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Sciences, UAE and the Chairperson of UAE’s Council of Scientists.

Other past YGLs include former UK Prime Minister, David Cameron; co-founder and chief executive officer, Google, USA, Larry Page; Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg; co-founder and executive chairman of the Alibaba Group, amongst others.

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