Dawn Rowlands, CEO of Dentsu Aegis SSA, says, "We are delighted to be recognised by South Africa’s leading financial journal, and our peers. This is a culmination of nine years of work across the African continent with some of the most passionate, cleverest and tenacious people I have had the privilege of working with."

"Our investment in entrepreneurs across the region has paid off, with many Dentsu Aegis businesses being recognised as 'best in class' in the countries they operate. I salute the global leadership team for their support in Africa," adds Rowlands.

Dentsu Aegis Network showcased how they execute and measure their impact across their SSA Network, which aims to provide value to clients across four-time zones, 35 languages and 49 African countries.

Dentsu Aegis has created a unique culture across the African region. In 2014, the network had 272+ people in three offices. Today, they have surpassed 1 500+ people across 49 countries, of which 10 are fully owned offices.

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