Awards & Recognition

Mobilium awarded Special ‘Ambassador of The Year 2013’

Ralph Simon ALN Ambassador

Mobilium and their CEO, Ralph Simon, were honoured in October 2013, at the prestigious annual gathering of the top business leaders and digerati in the ‘new’ Africa – the African Leadership Network  (ALN)- with their first-ever award, as the Ambassador of the Year of the Africa Leadership Network.  This inaugural award, is given to an individual whose efforts has gone above and beyond expectation to enhance the working, impact and significance of the ALN.

For the last 5 years, the African Leadership Network or ALN  has become one of the most influential executive groups in Africa and their annual conference, which takes place in a different African capital each year, is a major gathering of the future leaders of Africa. The ALN conference always attracts the top business and digital leaders. In 2013, it was held in Mauritius under the stewardship of the deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius, Mr Xavier-Luc Duval, who has also recently become the chair of the African Leadership Network’s Executive Advisory Board.

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