Photos: Heirs Holdings’ Staff Appreciation Cocktail

June 15, 2015

The management of Heirs Holdings and Tony Elumelu Foundation held a Staff’ Appreciation Day on 15th June, 2015 to reward deserving staff and announce the appointment of Parminder Vir OBE and Abimbola Adebakin as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO) respectively. See photos below.        


Tony O. Elumelu delivers lecture on “Corporate Governance” at Institute of Directors 4th Presidential Biennial Lecture Series

June 15, 2015

On Sunday 14th June 2015, Tony O. Elumelu, Chairman, Heirs Holdings delivered a lecture on “Building a Global Conglomerate on Corporate Governance Values: Challenges and Benefits in a Developing Economy” at the 4th Institute of Directors Biennal Lecture Series, at the Metropolitan Club, Victoria Island, Lagos.                   […]


Photos: Tony O. Elumelu delivers commencement address at Babcock University postgraduate graduation ceremony

June 5, 2015



Photos: Africans Investing in Africa” Book Launch at World Economic Forum, Johannesburg

June 5, 2015



Tony O. Elumelu at Oxford Africa Conference

May 22, 2015



Tony O. Elumelu at Sustainable Energy For All (SE4ALL) board meeting in New York

May 20, 2015


Parminder Milan

Parminder Vir speaks at Global Entrepreneur Platforms in Lagos and Milan

April 9, 2015

Parminder Vir, Director of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) was a guest speaker at the EO Global Student Entrepreneur Awards, which took place in Lagos on March 9, 2015. Ms. Vir was also a speaker at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Milan, Italy between March 16 and 19, 2015. Described as “the premier […]

Director, Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP), Parminder Vir; Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu; CEO, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Reid Whitlock; and CEO and Founder of Java Foods, Zambia and Member Selection Committee TEEP, Monica Musonda during the official announcement of the selection of the first 1,000 African entrepreneurs for the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) in Lagos yesterday.

TEEP 2015 Selection Announcement

March 25, 2015

On Monday, March 23 members of the TEEP Selection Committee met in Lagos to make final deliberations on the 1,000 selectees for the TEEP 2015 inaugural class.

The Tony Elumelu Foundation Empowers the Next Generation of African Entrepreneurs

December 3, 2014

On December 1, 2015, The Tony Elumelu Foundation launched its flagship entrepreneurship programme. The $100m Pan-African entrepreneurship initiative – The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is a multi-year programme of training, funding, and mentoring, designed to empower the next generation of African entrepreneurs. The programme is the first initiative of its kind to be launched by an African philanthropic organisation […]


Elumelu Legacy Prize Winner: Chionye Ossai Visits The Tony Elumelu Foundation

September 11, 2014