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Mr. Strive T. Masiyiwa

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The Rockefeller Foundation

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The Rockefeller Foundation

420 5th Ave.

New York, New York 10018

United States

Company Description

For more than 100 years, The Rockefeller Foundation's mission has been to promote the well-being of humanity throughout the world. Today, The Rockefeller Foundation pursues this mission through dual goals: advancing inclusive economies that expand opportu ... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Founder
Econet Wireless

Chairman, South Africa
African Leadership Institute

Advisory Board
UN Secretary General

Member
Africa Against Ebola Solidarity Trust

Board Member
Endeavor

Board Member
Nelson Mandela Advisory Committee

Founder
APP NEWS

Founder
Mascom

Global Advisory Board
Council on Foreign Relations

Co-Founder
Higherlife Foundation

Founder
Carbon War Room

Board Member
AGRA

Board Member
Southern African Enterprise Development Fund

Education

degree

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

University of Wales

honorary doctorate

Web References (122 Total References)


Strive Masiyiwa (Chairman, ...

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Strive Masiyiwa (Chairman, AFLI South Africa)

He is the founder and chairman of the global telecommunications group, Econet Wireless. He serves on a number of international boards, including the Rockefeller Foundation, the Advisory Board of the Counsel on Foreign Relations, the Africa Progress Panel, AGRA, the UN Secretary General's Advisory Boards for Sustainable Energy, and for Education. He is a juror of the Hilton Foundation's Humanitarian Prize.
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Mr. Strive Masiyiwa (Chairman, South Africa)


Mr. Strive ...

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Mr. Strive Masiyiwa

Chairman and Founder, Econet & Board Chair, AGRA
Mr. Masiyiwa is from Zimbabwe and is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Econet Wireless International, based in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is also a Trustee of the Rockefeller Foundation. In 2002, Mr. Masiyiwa was named to the Time Magazine List of Most Influential People, and in March 2014, he was selected to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's 50 Greatest Leaders.


Top 50 richest people in Zimbabwe - Nehanda Radio

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On top of the pile is telecommunications guru Mr Strive Masiyiwa, followed by business magnate Mr Philip Chiyangwa, Mr Shingai Mutasa, Mr Moses Chingwena and Televangelist Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa.

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Zimbabwe's Richest Man: Strive Masiyiwa Strive Masiyiwa
It is also claimed that the first top ten individuals account for the first multi-million dollar citizens in an independent Zimbabwe.
1. Mr Strive Masiyiwa
Mr Strive Masiyiwa is the executive chairman and founder of the Econet Group - a privately held diversified telecommunications group with operations and investments in Africa, Europe, South America, North America and the East Asia Pacific Rim. Its local unit is Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) whose market capitalisation was US$455 million by the end of last week.
Although the 54-year-old businessman's exact holding in EWZ is not known, last week the businessman indicated on his Facebook post that he held less than 50 percent of the mobile telephone company.
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Mr Masiyiwa also has other business interests that include renewable energy, water treatment, Coca-Cola bottling, financial services and hospitality.
He sits on a number of international boards, including the Rockefeller Foundation, the Council on Foreign Relations' Global Advisory Board, the Africa Progress Panel, the UN Secretary General's Advisory Board for Sustainable Energy, Morehouse College and the Hilton Foundation's Humanitarian Prize Jury.
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Why they did not put in figures . Yes, Strive Masiyiwa is worth over $ 3 billion and he is on top of the game.
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THE ONLY PERSON WHOSE INFORMATION CAN BE TRACED IS MR STRIVE MASIYIWA. THERE IS NO BASIS FOR COMING UP WITH THE LIST. WHERE ARE FIGURES AND THE BASIS FOR SUCH. WE AHVE BEEN WAITING FOR SUCH INFORMATION , BUT PLEASE DO NOT FOOL US BY JUST CREATING A BIASED LIST.


On top of the pile is ...

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On top of the pile is telecommunications guru Mr Strive Masiyiwa, followed by business magnate Mr Philip Chiyangwa, Mr Shingai Mutasa, Mr Moses Chingwena and Televangelist Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa.

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1. Mr Strive Masiyiwa
Mr Strive Masiyiwa is the executive chairman and founder of the Econet Group - a privately held diversified telecommunications group with operations and investments in Africa, Europe, South America, North America and the East Asia Pacific Rim. Its local unit is Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (EWZ) whose market capitalisation was US$455 million by the end of last week.
Although the 54-year-old businessman's exact holding in EWZ is not known, last week the businessman indicated on his Facebook post that he held less than 50 percent of the mobile telephone company.
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Mr Masiyiwa also has other business interests that include renewable energy, water treatment, Coca-Cola bottling, financial services and hospitality.
He sits on a number of international boards, including the Rockefeller Foundation, the Council on Foreign Relations' Global Advisory Board, the Africa Progress Panel, the UN Secretary General's Advisory Board for Sustainable Energy, Morehouse College and the Hilton Foundation's Humanitarian Prize Jury.


Upper 6th say farewell on inaugural Leavers' Day

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Mr Strive Masiyiwa, Africa's foremost businessman, was the guest of honour as a new tradition was started before half term with the inaugural Leavers' Day Celebrations.

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However, before prizes were handed out, the audience were entertained firstly by the traditional Head Girl's prologue, this year given by Anne-Kristin Sturm and then by a speech from the guest of honour, Mr Strive Masiyiwa, the parent of a leaver.
Mr Masiyiwa is an international entrepreneur and arguably Africa's most successful businessman. He is also a philanthropist and sits on the board of the Rockefeller Foundation. In his speech he spoke of finding opportunity through seeking human need, rather than simply looking for jobs.

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