Heirs Holdings Named 2019 Best Workplace in Leadership and Africa Category by Great Place to Work

5th July 2019

June 28, 2019 – Lagos Nigeria: Heirs Holdings— Africa’s leading investment company— has been conferred with the 2019 Great Place to Work award for the Leadership and Africa categories. The award ceremony which held at the Landmark event centre on June 28, 2019, was given in recognition of the company’s clear visionary focus and unified understanding of organizational values among its stakeholders and employees

With investments spread through diverse sectors and spanning over 20 African countries, Heirs Holdings has consistently demonstrated its Group philosophy of Africapitalism –the belief that Africa’s private sector has the power to transform the continent and catalyse economic development through long-term investments, creating both economic prosperity and social wealth.

Speaking on the award recognition, the Group Chief Executive Officer, Emmanuel Nnorom said: Our primary objective is to improve the lives of Africans and transform the continent. Whether through our business successes or by investing in the professional development of our employees – Heirs maintains her track record as an organisation committed to creating value for Africa and all Africans.” This recognition by the Great Place to Work is both timely and incentivizing, he concluded.

The ranking considered over 96 firms ranging from distinguished personalities and corporate brands who had distinguished themselves in top management and industry.

According to the Group Managing Director/CEO, GPTW, Kunle Malomo, the awards were not aimed at recognising only winners, but also to instill good work practices in workplaces. “The company’s vision entails expanding the good workplace culture across Africa, adding that the coming editions would feature about 300 companies and over 100 persons.” He said.

About Heirs Holdings

Heirs Holdings is a family owned investment company committed to improving lives and transforming Africa. Our portfolio spans the power, oil and gas, financial services, hospitality, real estate and healthcare sectors, operating in twenty-three countries worldwide.