Chairman and CEO, Basil El-Baz has been awarded a Special Distinction as “Best African CEO” during the Africa Investment Forum and Awards in Paris on the 8th of November 2018.
Founder, Chairman and CEO of Carbon Holdings Basil El Baz was ranked by Institut Choiseul as the 1st in their annual top 100 African business leaders in 2017. Paris-based Institut Choiseul’s annual study independently identifies and ranks the young African business economic leaders aged 40 years old and below. The study by Choiseul intends to highlight those women and men who play a major role in the continent’s economic development.
Founder, Chairman and CEO of Carbon Holdings, Basil El Baz was the first Egyptian to receive the AFRICA Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2016. The award was announced at the Africa-France Economic Forum at the 27th Africa-France Summit held in Bamako, Mali on 13th and 14th January 2017. The award is presented by Business Africa in partnership with the Choiseul Institute in France.