Top 10 Women In Africa’s Manufacturing Industry

Written by Lillian Mutiso

Folake Folarin Coker – Nigeria

Coker founded Tiffany Amber  in 1998. It is one of the leading fashion brands in the Nigeria. She has held successful fashion shows across the globe and became the first African-based fashion designer to host a show at the prestigious New Yok Fashion Week, in 2008.  Folake is one of the continent’s most successful fashion designers and was named ‘Designer of the Year’ at the 2009 fashion week in Johannesburg. She also won ‘Enterprise Award’ during the fourth edition of the annual Women, Inspiration and Enterprise gala, held in 2013, New York.