A beacon of hope for women in the construction industry

24 June 2014

The Women in Construction Excellence Award winner in the category: Industry transformation is Ms Malani Padayachee-Saman, the Founder and CEO of Malani Padayachee and Associates in South Africa.

Even after experiencing three downturns in the construction industry, Malani has encouraged her staff and herself to push further and be a beacon of hope for young females wanting to become engineers.  She encourages those who want to start their own companies to be bold and reaffirms that it is possible to create a balanced work and career life.

Watch her acceptance speech here.

Produced by Concrete.TV

Anna Sacco – Senior Video Journalist

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