By Cleopatra Eki
Eleni Giokos, CNN Anchor and Correspondent, has joined the league of global AWIEF 2021 speakers to grace the 7th Annual AWIEF Hybrid Conference Awards.
The event with theme ” Advancing lnclusive Resilient and Sustainable Growth “in the COVID19 African Economy slated for December 2 – 3.
AWIEF is delighted to confrim her previous as one notable and highly cerebral media personalities..
She is one of CNN’s most versatile correspondents, Giokos who has interviewed heads of state including former South African President, Jacob Zuma and former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan.
Her list of business and economic interviews includes the likes of International Monetary Fund Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva; ECB president, Christine Lagarde; and Virgin founder, Richard Branson; as well as a “who’s who?” of Africa’s most prominent business leaders, including Aliko Dangote, Tony Elumelu, Patrice Motsepe, and the late Bob Collymore.
Giokos, has reported from key global events such as the World Economic Forum in Davos and the United Nations General Assembly, and chaired debates at Davos, WEF Africa, the IMF, African Finance Corporation and the Africa CEO Forum.