“When I interview candidates, I ask them to think about their contribution to a better society and how they can help change the face of the Nigerian economy by working for a visionary company like Dangote, while at the same time gaining niche skills,” said Potluri. For people who come from a developing environment, that remains a powerful incentive.

Access this link to learn more about the SAP Young Professional Program, a capacity build initiative by the Digital Skills Center of SAP.

Follow me on Twitter @magyarj