Financial Mail editor, Rob Rose, is the 2015 Sanlam Financial Journalist of the Year. Not only did Rose win this coveted award in 2009, but also scooped awards in the Business/Companies, Economy, and Financial Markets categories.
Allan Odhiambo of Kenya’s Business Daily newspaper is the winner of the African Growth Story Award in the 2015 Sanlam Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism.
The Sanlam Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism have been recognising and rewarding exceptional business journalism since 1974. The awards are the premier financial journalism awards in South Africa and have become a prestigious and hotly contested accolade.
These awards are open to journalists working in any medium (print, online, radio, TV, multimedia). The categories are:
(convenor of the panel of judges), Chairman of AMB Capital Limted
retired Editor (Sake24)
Editor of The Conversation Africa.
Chairperson of Kagiso Media
CEO of Tangaza Africa Media
Chief Director: Communications at the National Treasury
Adjunct professor and director of the Wits Radio Academy