Equity’s James Mwangi named in 2019 list of top global innovators


Equity Group Managing Director James Mwangi has been named among the  50 top innovators by the Bloomberg Business Week.

He is named  alongside other top global entrepreneurs including Warner Media Chairman Jeff Zucker and l Rihanna.

The Bloomberg 50 list,  identifies top innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders who have impacted the global business platform.

“I am honoured to be part of this incredible group of people, who are changing the world in significant ways and driving their important messages home, with commitment and passion,” said Dr. Mwangi.

“Our vision is to be the champion of socio-economic prosperity of the people of Africa by providing the capacity, tools and technologies to do so.

The Financial Times recently named Mwangi as one of the top 50 leaders in emerging markets and also the top 20 most influential people in Africa.

He was also named the Chief Executive Officer of the Year by the Ernst and Young Consultancy in 2009 and 2015 and as the Banker of the Year in 2010,2011 and 2018.