The winners of 2017
ManzerPartazer, CityTaps, eFret.tn
Madagascar, Niger, Tunisie

ManzerPartazer (1st prize) reduces food waste by sharing excess food from restaurants, hotels or supermarkets with partner organisations such as orphanages and disadvantaged populations. CityTaps (2nd) provides to disadvantaged citizens a pre-payment service which includes a smart water meter and billing software. eFret.tn (3rd) links up senders, whether private individuals or companies, with transport and transit professionals. Furthermore, Le Génie Edu (Cameroon) receives the Content Prize and Majika (Madagascar) the User Favourite title.

Judges

  • President of the jury, former CEO of Sonatel, Senegal Cheik Tidiane Mbaye Cheik Tidiane Mbaye
    President of the jury, former CEO of Sonatel, Senegal
  • Director of CSR, Orange Group Brigitte Dumont Brigitte Dumont
    Director of CSR, Orange Group
  • Editor in chief of the French edition of NewAfrican and African Business Hichem Ben Yaiche Hichem Ben Yaiche
    Editor in chief of the French edition of NewAfrican and African Business
  • I&P Madagascar Mialy Ranaivoson Mialy Ranaivoson
    I&P Madagascar
  • Director of General Affairs, Orange MEA Matthieu Belloir Matthieu Belloir
    Director of General Affairs, Orange MEA
  • Investor and entrepreneur Fatoumata Ba Fatoumata Ba
    Investor and entrepreneur
  • Director of Tuninvest, Tunisia Aziz Mebarek Aziz Mebarek
    Director of Tuninvest, Tunisia
  • CEO of Acrasio Karin Stumpf Karin Stumpf
    CEO of Acrasio
  • International Business Development Director, Orange Fab Ludovic Centonze Ludovic Centonze
    International Business Development Director, Orange Fab
  • Investment Manager, Orange Digital Ventures Grégoire de Padirac Grégoire de Padirac
    Investment Manager, Orange Digital Ventures
National finales of the contest! The national phase of the Orange Social Venture Prize Africa & Middle East 2018 is about to conclude. In each participating country, the members of the national evaluation committee select the finalists, ten on average. Then, a national jury, drawn from a variery of backgrounds, gather to study the projects.... Read more