An Unforgettable Evening: Celebrating 10 Years of Impact in Africa

23 May, 2023
On May 16, a mesmerizing event took place at the Museum of Tolerance in Jerusalem to celebrate the 10 years of impact of Mitrelli Group in Africa.

The event brought together a remarkable assembly, comprising 500 of our dedicated employees, distinguished leaders from Africa, including high-level ministers from Angola, Senegal, and Cote d’Ivoire, alongside African ambassadors, prominent leaders from Israel, social activists, philanthropic foundations, and Israeli tech companies.

The evening was an emotional and memorable occasion, filled with music, powerful speeches, and captivating movies. It served as a testament to the limitless potential of Africa, its rich cultural heritage, and the strong partnership between Israel and the continent.

Among the inspiring speakers were our very own Founder and President, Haim Taib, and CEO Yaron Tchwella. Their passionate words resonated with the audience, igniting a collective sense of purpose and dedication to continue making a positive impact in Africa.

Haim Taib, in his address, shared his vision for Africa as the future growth engine of the world. He emphasized the importance of collaboration between African and Israeli leaders to create a global impact. His words echoed the deep commitment Mitrelli Group holds for Africa’s development and prosperity.


​​​​​​​Yaron Tchwella highlighted the significance of Africa’s rising young population, underscoring the urgent need for attention and action. He outlined ambitious goals for the next decade, centered around establishing Mitrelli as a bridge connecting the African market with innovative solutions. These solutions will drive progress in critical areas such as food security, education, healthcare, energy, technology, housing, and employment, fostering economic growth and social stability across the continent.

Celebrating Africa

The event was an authentic celebration of Africa, embracing its diverse cultures, heritage, and immense potential. The atmosphere was electric, with music stirring emotions and setting the tone for a memorable evening. Through speeches and movies, the audience was taken on a journey that highlighted the impact we have already made in Africa and the vast opportunities that lie ahead.

During the event, we had the privilege of hosting high-level ministers from Angola, Senegal, and Cote d’Ivoire. Their presence underscored the importance of the partnership between Israel and Africa in driving progress and innovation. Their speeches further emphasized the transformative power of collaboration, innovation, and advanced technologies in addressing Africa’s challenges and paving the way for a brighter future.

Haim Taib, President and Founder of the Mitrelli Group, presented an honorary award to Minister Dr. Serigne Gueye Diop, advisor of the President of Senegal for Agriculture and Inudstry (right) as well as the Angolan Minister of Energy (1st on the left) and the Director General of Economic Diplomacy of Côte d'Ivoire (2nd on the left).