Currently one of the most respected women in the world, Isabel Dos Santos is a renowned entrepreneur, and one of Africa’s most affluent women. Isabel who also happens to be the daughter of former Angolan president has successfully scaled the heights of success, creating a spot for the African woman on the world map. Her success not only paves the way for the African woman but all women in general, as she proves that despite the world’s billionaire list being male-dominated, it is possible for a female to get a spot with the alphas as long as she is determined enough.
At the age of 45, Isabel Dos Santos is not only a winner in the board room but also at home as well as she has over the years successfully managed a series of businesses and at the same time, managed to take care of her three kids and husband. On top of business and family, Isabel still finds time out of her busy schedule to give back to the community. She has initiated a long string of women and youth empowerment programs in Africa such as a strawberry plantation in Humpata which gave over 120 women a source of income. Additionally, she goes out of her way to change the negative perspective that the world holds towards Africa by sharing intriguing success stories of the African youth or woman through a platform known as sharing by Isabel Dos Santos.
Isabel is indeed proof that a woman can handle it all effectively. Her presence at the top serves a diverse array of purposes. For instance, she is a living example that even Africans have the potential to become the best if only their talents and abilities are well natured. Isabel Dos Santos also proves that what a man can do; women can do it better. She is indeed the epitome of success.
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“Isabel Dos Santos é uma visionária empreendedora angolana (…) inspirou uma nova geração a alcançar os seus sonhos.”Quando o nosso trabalho e esforço são reconhecidos🙏🏾.Entrevista à CEO World Magazine: “Reveals Her Bold Plan for the Future” https://t.co/g0XPgSQZ0C via @CEOWORLD
— Isabel Dos Santos (@isabelaangola) April 26, 2019
Isabel Dos Santos was born in Azerbaijan but later moved to London where she attended an esteemed girls school. After graduating high school, Isabel enrolled at London’s King’s college where she pursued an engineering degree. It is while here that she met her husband, a son to a renowned businessman in Congo. After completing her studies, Isabel got a position at Cooper’s & Lybrand and also took to entrepreneurship by establishing a restaurant in Luanda Island. Since then she has slowly transformed and is now one of the most respected figures in the world.