PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 18 October 2017 – Shaun Uys, managing director of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), has been honoured as one of Africa’s most dynamic and innovative leaders by UK-based CEO Today magazine.
“Dedicated to recognising strong and innovative leadership amongst business leaders operating in Africa, across all key business sectors and industries, the CEO Today Africa Awards recognise and celebrate outstanding leadership, superb strategic thinking and entrepreneurial spirit,” the publication states.
Editor-in-chief, Mark Palmer commented: “It is vital for every business striving for success to have a leader whose diligence, innovative thinking and ingenuity inspire their team to demonstrate the same qualities and achieve excellence. We are happy that all of the individuals listed within the CEO Today Africa Awards are corporate leaders who aspire to these qualities and whose enthusiasm and hard work help their companies successfully accomplish their goals.”
According to the magazine, its research department spent several months carefully researching and identifying some of the most hard-working, ambitious and forward-thinking CEOs in Africa today.
“It is an honour and privilege to receive this award, which celebrates the success of Continental Tyre South Africa. It’s a tribute to all our employees that have helped develop and grow the business in recent years,” said Shaun Uys, who was appointed managing director of the Port Elizabeth-based operation in 2015.
“This isn’t an individual effort, but is driven by the