Top 10 Women In Africa’s Manufacturing Industry

Written by Lillian Mutiso

Magatte Wade Marchand – Senegal

Dakar-born  Magatte founded Adina World Beat Beverages in 2004, alongside Greg Steltenpohl and Dominique Leveuf. The San Francisco-based company deals in the manufacturing of tea, herbal juices and organic coffee. The raw materials are sourced from Africa and Asia. Forbes Magazine named her as one of the ’20 Youngest Powerful Women of Africa’ in 2013.