Aliko Dangote is a businessperson who founded Dangote Industries Ltd. and Dangote Group Ltd. and who has been the head of 7 different companies.
He is President & Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group Ltd. and Chairman of Dangote Cement Plc, Chairman at Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc and Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer for Dangote Industries Ltd. (which are all subsidiaries of Dangote Group Ltd.). Aliko Dangote is also Member of Global Business Coalition For Education and Member of Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation and on the board of 9 other companies.
In the past Mr. Dangote was Chairman for NASCON Allied Industries Plc, President of The Nigerian Stock Exchange, Chairman for Dangote Flour Mills Plc and Member-International Business Council at Forum Mondial de L'Economie.
Mr. Dangote received an undergraduate degree from Al-Azhar University.