InstinctBusiness magazine a publication of InstinctWave, Africa’s premium B2B event company has announced the 6th edition of the InstinctBusiness6thFinance Innovation Awards (IBFIA); scheduled to hold at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra, on 26th February, 2021.
Previously known as the Ghana Finance Innovation Awards (GFIA), the awards scheme has rebranded into InstinctBusiness Finance Innovation Awards, to identify and reward excellence in the financial industry on an Africa wide scale.
Now in its sixth year and extraordinarily abnormal times brought about by COVID-19, IBFIA is set to reward success, innovations and various experts contributing to the smooth running of the financial sector in the face of the global pandemic
The finance industry is a dynamic sector with immense impact on Africa’s overall Economy and the relevance of the sector has been seen now more than ever through the innovative ways by which players in the industry have handled the pandemic and kept things running regardless.
IBFIA will recognize leading finance experts, teams and top finance organizations whose outstanding leadership and practices have raised the standards of accountability within the profession, showcased brilliancy in managing organizations’ wealth as well as promoting economic growth and sustainability.
Given the adverse impact of the covid-19 pandemic on Africa’s economic development, the IB Finance InnovationAwards will recognize those businesses that have gone beyond responding and recovering, but transforming & rebuilding their organization in the new norm for a stronger future.
IBFIA will shine the spotlight on those working across the financial industry and finance support service providers who have worked tirelessly to achieve incredible success for their clients.
The 6th edition of the Africa Finance Innovation Awards, will unveil Top 20 Finance Leaders and also celebrate Top 10 CFOs. This will be a compilation of the most outstanding finance CEOs within the private & public sector, as well as CFOs (Chief Finance Officers) who have displayed exceptional leadership in their organizations and commitment to the growth of their various’ countries’ economies.
Instinct Wave; CEO, Mr. Akin Naphtal expressed his excitement about the 6th edition of the awards scheme. “We have evolved over the years, just like the finance sector keeps evolving across the African continent. We cannot underestimate the role of the financial sector and its importance to national development and the development of the entire continent of Africa; we are excited to honour and celebrate with organizations at the forefront of promoting economic growth and lifting the veil on individuals and firms that have contributed immensely to the sector.”
We believe that this will inspire a new generation of robust work ethics, industry leaders and desired processes in the finance sector.” He added.
Entries are open to all organizations and bodies within finance and governance across Africa.All finance players are invited to take part in the event.