AABS/Emerald Case Competition

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Triggerfish Animation Studios: The Business of Digital Entertainment
Craig Lowman, Mikael Samuelsson, and Geoff Bick
The University of Cape Town, Graduate School of Business

Chijioke Dozie: Dealing with Nigeria’s Highly-skilled Talent Constraints
Mpho D. Magau and Jaco Maritz
Johannesburg Business School

DEV Mozambique: Food Security Through Innovative Social Enterprise Development
Boris Urban, Amanda Bowen, and Stephanie Townsend
WITS Business School


University of Cape Town, Graduate School of Business


Northeastern University


Liezl Rees and Lyal Whyte, University of Pretoria Gordon Institute of Business Science

Fatima Hamdulay and Himanshu Vidhani, University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business


Christopher Human and Geoff Bick, University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business


Mariam Cassim and Linda Ronnie, University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business


Michael M Goldman, University of San Fransisco, US, and Jennifer Lindsay-Renton, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Highly commended

Peter Draper and Alison Gaylard, Wits Business School, South Africa


Abderrahman Hassi and Giovanna Storti, Al Akhawayn University, Morocco


Dr Chris Ogbechie, Lagos Business School Pan-African University, Nigeria


Freddie R. Acosta and Arlene S. Acosta, Strathmore Business School, Kenya


Nike Davies-Okundaye: Building a family social enterprise

Henrietta N Onwuegbuzie, Gordon N Adomdza and Fredrick O Ogola

First runner up

Growing the Mamas & Papas Brand
Michael Goldman

Second runner up

The Umoja Fund Collective Investment Scheme: Preparing for the end of lock in period
Ellinami J Minja

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