Isabel dos Santos whose father was the president of Angola. Isabel dos Santos was born in 1973. Ever since she came into the world she hit the ground running with one achievement after another. Isabel dos Santos is the eldest daughter of the said president. She is born of the offspring of Eduardo and Tatiana Kukanova.
Edwardo met Tatiana Kukanova while he was studying in Azerbaijan. His parents are from Principe and Sao Tome. The rest is history. Edwardo and Tatiana are certainly very proud of their daughter and support her wholeheartedly in endeavors. They have shown time and again to Isabel their support.
In their country, for a woman to pursue a career in anything other than domestic capacity is frowned upon. Isabel stated that her father never discouraged her from pursuing an academic in the world of leadership and business. He had prompted her to excel just as much as his sons. Thus she went on to exceed her brothers.
When she was young her father sent her to learn the ins and outs of professional life. He sent her to different schools to learn and learn she did. The main thing was that she applied what she learned in her life. Doing this turned her into the most successful woman in Africa.
She studied electrical engineering at Kins college. There was only one other female in the class besides her, a Chinese woman. While at school she met Sindika Dokolo. The two were married. Sindika also came from a wealthy African family. Her money and his were combined to create a stable financial background which enabled her to start new businesses and implement her ideas for the business world.
After her education, she stayed in London for a while. She started working for her father. She then amassed great wealth doing so. Soon she was well on her way to becoming the richest woman in Africa. Today Isabel dos Santos is just that the richest woman in Africa.
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