CORPORATE AWARDS - SECTOR CATEGORIES

Best East African Company - Financial Services

The Award seeks to recognise an East African company that has achieved notable success in the financial sector. The judges will be looking for companies who have expanded, integrated and / or exported their financial products across the EAC. This award is open to companies in the financial sector, including banking, insurance, micro-finance, financial investment companies, brokerage firms and mobile payments, among others.

Best East African Company - Transport and Logistics Company (including airline)

The Award seeks to recognise an East African company that has achieved notable success in the transport and logistics sector. The judges will be looking for companies who have expanded, integrated, innovated and / or exported their transport and logistics products and services across the EAC. This award is open to companies in the transport and logistics sector including trucking companies, airlines, clearing agencies and other providers of logistical support;

Best East African Company - Media company

The Award seeks to recognise an East African company that has achieved notable success in ensuring coverage of EAC issues. The judges will be looking for media companies that have expanded across the region and / or exported their products across the region. Particular attention will be given to media companies that have provided a regular platform for articulation and discussion of EAC issues across various mediums. 

Best East African Company - Tourism and Hospitality

The Award seeks to recognise an East African company that has achieved notable success in the Tourism and hospitality sector. The judges will be looking for companies who have expanded their products and services across the EAC. Particular attention will be given to those companies that have introduced innovative products and services targeting the EAC region and which portrays EAC as a single tourism destination. This award is open to companies in the Tourism and hospitality industry, including hotels, tour and travel companies.

Best East African Company - Building & Construction 

The Award seeks to recognise an East African company that has achieved notable success in the building and construction sector. The judges will be looking for companies who have expanded, integrated and / or exported their building and construction products and services across the EAC. This award is open to companies in this sector, including cement producers; steel companies, manufacturers of building materials such as tiles, among others.

Best East African Company - Extractive and Mining 

The Award seeks to recognise an East African company that has achieved notable success in the extractive and mining sector. The judges will be looking for companies who have expanded, integrated and / or exported their mined products across the EAC. This award is open to companies in the oil and gas sector, the minerals sector and other extractive industries.