DURBAN - On International Women’s Day - the 8th of March 2019, Wonderbag Founder Sarah Collins was named as one of Africa’s ‘New Wealth Creators’ by Forbes Africa Woman Magazine during the Leading Women summit held in Durban.
The summit was hosted by KwaZulu Natal Provincial Government and saw a selection of the continent’s most influential women in business, sports, science, entertainment and leadership engage on the summit’s theme of ‘New Wealth Creators’.
The keynote speaker for the summit was Naomi Campbell and additional speakers included the likes of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters and a host of other high-ranking Chief Executives and sportswomen.
According to Methil Renuka, Managing Editor of Forbes Africa and Forbes Woman Africa, this year’s summit was the biggest yet with a panel of carefully selected speakers who addressed the large audiences during sessions of keynote talks, panel discussions and one-on-one interviews.
The summit was followed by a glamorous gala dinner to announce this year’s indigenous list of ‘New Wealth Creators’ – of which Collins was among the named visionaries.