The group's phenomenal success over the years has been due to Mr. Haddis Tilahun's mantra of "growth through quality, innovation and market consolidation".

His focus on growth and development has enabled the group to develop projects that have improved and enhanced both the country and the human experience in Africa.

Mr. Haddis Tilahun serves on the Presidential Advisory Council to the President of the Republic of Namibia on economic interests in the areas of employment creation, skills development and training, strategic economic activities and economic growth by way of foreign direct investments, local economic stimulation incentives and investor initiative programs.

He also serves as a member/chairman of various boards and professional associations and is a trustee of several trusts.

Mr. Haddis Tilahun has been recognized by various sections of the industry for his path breaking work in this segment.