AdaLabs founder David SAUVAGE received the AFRICA LEADERSHIP AWARD
(Information & Communication Technology) conferred on Outstanding
professionals who have the vision, flair, acumen and professionalism to
demonstrate excellent leadership and management skills in an organisation,
making changes and achieving results.
About AFRICA LEADERSHIP AWARDS
The Africa Leadership Awards is all about Achievers, Super Achievers and
Future Business Leaders. This glamorous event will attract the best of the best
from Africa. This event will highlight, recognize and reward their ability to
steer their businesses through turbulent times, applying the best of business
modules to manage and keep their missions afloat.
Over 20 categories recognize the achievements made by selected high profile
corporate business leaders in Africa and honour their great contributions
towards the country’s post-recession economic development. All these fine
exemplary leaders will be mentioned of their impeccable leadership qualities
deeming it fit into nation building
About David SAUVAGE
David Sauvage graduated from ESME Sudria
(French engineering school) in 2004. He started as a Software Engineer at
Thales, where he discovered the Ada Programming Language.
Working on tactical data link product lines, he then became an Agile Software
Architect. In 2010, he founded AdaLabs Ltd (http://adalabs.com), a company
specialized in Ada based technologies and services, located in Mauritius, also
empowering Open Source and Sustainable Development.
David's vision is to bring AdaLabs as a Technology Creator & Innovation
Leader, by mentoring Mauritian talents.
David built his expertise on embedded systems by working on the improvement
of military level embedded systems, and then leading best Software Engineering
practises on embedded product lines for civil security products.
As a Libre Software advocate, David has been given talks in International
Software Engineering events :
- Paris (International Conference on Reliable Software Technologies -
- Berlin (International Conference on Reliable Software Technologies -
- Brussels (FOSDEM, 2012)
- Denver (ACM's Annual International Conference on Ada and Related
- Strasbourg (RMLL, 2011)