Mr Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines has been inducted into The African CEO's Hall Of Fame at the African Leadership Magazine's Persons of the Year ceremony which took place on February 22, 2019 in Johannesburg.
The annual African Leadership Magazine Persons of the Year Award aims at celebrating Africa’s finest business, political and diplomatic leaders who are contributing to the continent’s growth and development.
Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam dedicated The African CEO's Hall Of Fame award to all 16,000 plus dedicated colleagues at Ethiopian Airlines, he has been working with.
Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam is a multiple award winner for his achievements as the Airline’s CEO.
In 2012, he won “The African CEO of the Year-2012” award from the African CEO Forum; and “The Best African Business Leader” award from the Washington D.C. based Corporate Council on Africa.
In 2013, he became the first African Airline CEO to receive “The Airline Strategy Award for Regional Leadership” and also won the 2013 “Planet Africa Professional Excellence Award”, among others.
It is also to recall that GCEO received Most Influential People of African Descent Award on February 09, 2019.