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Mr. Strive T. Masiyiwa

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Background Information

Employment History

President Obama

SE4All

Chairman

African Leadership Institute

Founder and Chairman

IBM Corporation

Chair

Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa

Publisher

The Daily News

Special Representative

Children and Armed Conflict

Affiliations

Founder
Econet Wireless

Trustee
The Rockefeller Foundation

Board Member
Alliance

Co-Founder
Higherlife Foundation

Global Advisory Board
Council on Foreign Relations

Advisory Board
UN Secretary General

Board Member
Africa Against Ebola Solidarity Trust

Member
Africa Progress Panel

Founder
Carbon War Room

Board Member
AGRA

Board Member
Endeavor SA

Board Member
Nelson Mandela Advisory Committee

Founder
Mascom

Founder
APP NEWS

Board Member
Southern African Enterprise Development Fund

Education

degree

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

University of Wales

honorary doctorate

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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)


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Mr. Strive Masiyiwa, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Econet Wireless Holdings


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Strive Masiyiwa to be Chairman of African Leadership Institute in South Africa

The African Leadership Institute Board is pleased to announce that Mr Strive Masiyiwa has agreed to take over the Chairmanship of the African Leadership Institute in South Africa.
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A Brief Bio of Mr Masiyiwa
Mr. Masiyiwa, a Zimbabwean, is founder and Executive Chairman of South African-based, diversified international telecommunications group Econet Wireless. Under his leadership and guidance, Econet Wireless has developed, since its formation in 1993, into a global telecommunications enterprise with a presence in more than 15 countries in Africa, Europe and the East Asia-Pacific region. The company operates in the core areas of mobile cellular telephony, fixed public networks, and internet and satellite services. A recognised entrepreneur, Mr. Masiyiwa has also been involved in the development of Africa's independent media.
He is a well-known international business leader who has won international recognition and numerous awards for business excellence. In 1999 he was named by the Junior Chamber International (Jaycees) as one of the "Ten Most Outstanding Young Persons of the World. In 2003 he was chosen as one of the "15 Global Influentials of the year" in a CNN/Time magazine poll.
Over the years Mr. Masiyiwa has served on many international boards, and has also been involved in numerous initiatives to promote entrepreneurship and social development in Africa. He is currently on the boards of the Nelson Mandela Advisory Committee, Endeavor SA, Rockefeller Foundation, the Advisory Board of the Counsel on Foreign Relations, the Africa Progress Panel, AGRA, the UN Sec General's Advisory Boards for Sustainable Energy, and for Education. He is a juror of the Hilton Foundation's Humanitarian Prize. He is also one of the founders, with Sir Richard Branson of the global think tank, known as the Carbon War Room.
Outside his business interests, Mr. Masiyiwa is also active in promoting awareness of the impact of AIDS in Africa. A foundation he and his wife founded and fund currently provides scholarships to more than 25,000 orphans.
As one of the most respected African business leaders today, Mr. Masiyiwa speaks regularly on African business at major international business gatherings and has been regularly featured in leading international publications and television programs, among them the Economist, Newsweek, Barron's of New York, Financial Times and CNN


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STRIVE T. MASIYIWA | Founder and CEO of Econet Wireless Strive Masiyiwa is the maverick founder, chairman, and CEO of Econet Wireless Holdings, a diversi?ed international telecommunications group based in South Africa with operations on three continents. He is a founding member of the African Latin American Institute, a trustee of the Rockefeller Foundation and a board member of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa.


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Strive Masiyiwa StriveMasiyiwa

Founder of Econet Wireless
Strive Masiyiwa, a Zimbabwean national, is one of Africa's most respected business leaders. He first came to international prominence when he fought a landmark constitutional legal battle in Zimbabwe. The ruling, which led to the removal of the state monopoly in telecommunications, is generally regarded as a milestone in opening Africa's telecommunications sector to private capital.
Mr Masiyiwa is chairman and chief executive of Econet Wireless, a global telecommunications group based in South Africa with operations in 18 countries. He is also involved with leading African businesses in areas including financial services, insurance, renewable energy, hotels and safari lodges.
Mr Masiyiwa is internationally recognised for his leadership in campaigning against corruption in Africa and championing the rule of law. He has served on numerous boards and trusts in Zimbabwe and internationally. He is a trustee of the Rockefeller Foundation and a board member of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa.
Mr Masiyiwa is also active in promoting awareness of the impact of AIDS in Africa. He and his wife established and fund a foundation that provides scholarships to more than 25,000 orphans. Mr Masiyiwa and his family live in Johannesburg.
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