CIO Awards Africa 2023

The search is underway for exceptional IT professionals and organizations that are making significant impacts with their innovative technology solutions and services. 

About CIO Awards Africa

Since its inception in 2020, the CIO Awards has been an annual recognition and celebration of the exceptional achievements of CIOs, CTOs, CDOs, CISOs, IT Heads, and equivalent senior IT and digital executives across various industries. This year, the vision has been expanded to honor deserving professionals and organizations that have spearheaded technological advancements and driven remarkable innovations not only in Nigeria, but across Africa.

Awards Categories

Sector-Based Award Category:

CIO of the Year – Fintech

CIO of the Year – Banking  

CIO of the Year – Consumer Goods and Retail (Manufacturing, FMCG, etc.) 

CIO of the Year – Energy (Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Renewables, etc.) 

CIO of the Year – Social and Public Service

CIO of the Year – Insurance 

CIO of the Year – Other Financial Institutions 

CIO of the Year – Technology and Telecommunications

CIO of the Year – MDA (Ministries, Departments, and Agencies) 

CIO of the Year – Entertainment & Media

CIO of the Year – Education

Other African Countries:

CIO of the Year – Kenya

CIO of the Year – Ghana

CIO of the Year – South Africa

CIO of the Year – Senegal

CIO of the Year – Egypt

To qualify, your nominees must meet the following requirements:  

Nominated individuals must be citizens or legally eligible to work and reside in the country of nomination.   

They should hold the position of CIO, CTO, CDO, or an equivalent senior IT executive role and be primarily responsible for IT operations in their organization.

Nominated individuals should have at least one year of experience in the same role within their current organization by September 22, 2023

Nominated organizations and start-ups should be registered in the country of nomination, with a minimum of one year of registered presence and operations in that country by September 22, 2023

The power to determine the winners of the prestigious CIO Awards lies in your hands.

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