Nigerian entrepreneur and founder of digital platform “ChapChap“, Emmanuel Emodek has been chosen from eight winning entrepreneurs as the recipient of this year’s HRH The Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneurs Prize, University of Cambridge reports.
In 2019, 1,850 entrepreneurs from around the world entered the Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards. Through an intensive selection process led by CISL, eight winners were chosen. These inspiring young innovators and business leaders were flown to Cambridge for an all-inclusive accelerator programme, designed to help the winning initiatives achieve scale for impact.
The Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Prize winner Emmanuel Emodek will receive a €50,000 cash award, and the remaining seven winners will each receive a €8,500 cash award.
All winners benefit from tailored one-to-one mentoring sessions for 12 months provided by experts from Unilever and CISL.