Ariya Capital's Herta Von Stiegel Nominated for Outstanding Contribution Award

Published May 7, 2018

At ESI Africa

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Herta von Stiegel, Ariya Capital's Founder, Partner and Executive Chairman, has been nominated for the "Outstanding Contribution Award: Power" at the African Utility Week Industry Awards.

The fifth annual African Utility Week Industry Awards received nominations from far and wide for the 12 different categories celebrating excellence in the energy and water industries.

The finalists have been announced for the awards which honour pioneering utilities, projects and people in the energy and water industry on the continent during 2017/2018.

The awards gala dinner takes place on 16 May 2018 and forms part of the African Utility Week conference and expo taking place at the CTICC in Cape Town.

Read more about all of the awards and nominees at ESI Africa

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