Hailing from Angola, entrepreneur Isabel dos Santos is a strong personality in different fields. She is the first daughter of Jose Eduardo, Angola’s former president who was in office between 1979 and 2017. In research conducted by Forbes, Isabel is one of the world’s wealthiest women and the richest in her continent. She is also a devoted philanthropist and a committed business professional who shares insight regarding how African women can become successful in business. Isabel acquired her assets by becoming a member of many companies across the world. She not only invested in Angola and Africa but other parts of the world. Santos has been an excellent businessperson in the community. She has a hands-on approach to matters affecting her community.
Being a successful woman, she has taken it upon herself to mentor young women by providing them with the chance to gain access to vital resources needed to build a business. Isabel has also been recognized for being one of the world’s most influential women. She is determined to change the world by assisting young women in venturing into a rewarding business. Her wealth comes directly from her businesses. Forbes named Isabel dos Santos one of the wealthiest women in the world following her input in the world’s economy.
She has also been known for mentoring young women by assisting them in venturing into high-paying jobs. Isabel dos Santos is determined to change the way in which women in her community are marginalized and tossed aside when it comes to accessing viable work opportunities. Dos Santos owns significant shares in different companies. For instance, she has stakes in ZON Multimedia and Banco BPI. She is also a shareholder at Unitel International Holdings.
Isabel dos Santos is an alumnus of King’s College where she took engineering. She has since been able to start businesses and support the desires of women of Africa when it comes to advancing their education. Isabel implores women who have become successful in their careers to assist her in training young entrepreneurs to become successful too. She is determined to support her cause. Isabel is confident that Africa will soon be a hub for high-profile businesses.
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