Salim Amin

Salim Amin
  • Chairman, A24 Media/Camerapix, Kenya

Bachelor's in Communications, University of Vancouver. Photographer, cameraman, publisher and co-producer, documentary films. 2006, Executive Producer and Presenter, "Mo and Me", a documentary chronicling his father's life, which won 12 awards for best documentary in the US, Canada, India and Africa, including Grand Jury Award, New York International Film Festival. Chairman: Mohammed Amin Foundation, providing would-be African journalists with tools and knowledge to tell local stories to an international audience; Africa 24 Media, Africa's first online video agency. Fellow, African Leadership Initiative. Member, Aspen Global Leadership Network. 2010, invited to President Obama's Entrepreneurship Summit, Washington DC. Expertise/interests: training, developing local African talent.