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Mr. Strive T. Masiyiwa

Wrong Strive T. Masiyiwa?

Founder and Executive Chairman

South African
 
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Founder
    Econet Wireless
  • Trustee
    Rockefeller Foundation
  • Member, Board of Trustees
    Rockefeller Foundation

Education

  • degree , Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    University of Wales
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Web References
Strive Masiyiwa, founder and ...
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Strive Masiyiwa, founder and Executive Chairman of South African- based, diversified global telecommunications group EcoNet Wireless
Mr. Strive Masiyiwa is founder and Executive Chairman of South African- based, diversified global telecommunications group EcoNet Wireless.
Strive ...
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Strive Masiyiwa
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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.
Panel Members Kofi Annan, Linah Mohohlo and Strive Masiyiwa launch the 2013 Africa Progress Report
Econet Wireless - Group Chairman
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More information on Strive Masiyiwa | CLICK HERE | STRIVE MASIYIWA/GROUP CHAIRMAN | For more information on Strive Masiyiwa - Founder of the Econet Wireless Group of Companies
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More information on Strive Masiyiwa | CLICK HERE | STRIVE MASIYIWA/GROUP CHAIRMAN | For more information on Strive Masiyiwa - Founder of the Econet Wireless Group of Companies
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MR STRIVE MASIYIWA (b 1961) has been in business since 1986. He first came to international prominence when he fought a landmark constitutional legal battle for 5 years in the African country of Zimbabwe.
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Strive Masiyiwa is a well-known international business leader who has won numerous international recognition and awards. Some of his awards include the following :
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As a respected business leader today, Strive Masiyiwa speaks regularly on business and economic issues at major international gatherings, and has been regularly featured in leading international publications and television programmes, among them the Economist, Newsweek, CNN, Barron's of New York and the Financial Times and The World Economic Forum.
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Strive Masiyiwa is internationally recognised for his leadership contributions in a number of areas outside of business including his crusading campaigns to stamp out corruption in Africa. He is a leading business voice, championing the establishment and promotion of the rule of law.
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President Barack Obama delivered the commencement address to the 2013 graduates of Morehouse College, Strive Masiyiwa, in the background, welcomed him, as one of the Colleges Trustees.
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Strive Masiyiwa was recently invited by President Barak Obama, to join a meeting at Camp David with G-8 leaders, to discuss an issue of global concern.
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President Obama welcomes leaders (including Strive Masiyiwa) to G-8 Summit at Camp David, Maryland.
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One of the most respected Universities in America, Morehouse College where the late civil rights leader Dr Martin Luther King Jnr. was educated has honoured Strive Masiyiwa with an honorary doctorate for his humanitarian work and philanthropy.
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Strive Masiyiwa and his family live in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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CNN Marketplace Africa sits down with Strive Masiyiwa, the founder of Econet Wireless.
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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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CNN Marketplace - Interview with Strive Masiyiwa
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"As I'm writing about these businesses, ......I'm reminded of a conversation I had with Strive Masiyiwa, chairman and founder of Econet, one of the largest telecommunication companies in the world. ...... Strive is passionate about Africa gaining full economic freedom. ....he wanted to make an even bigger difference."
"one of the people responsible for this communications revolution is one of my co-founders in the carbon war room, Strive Masiyiwa."
"In 1965, when Strive was seven years old, Rhodesia's leader Ian Smith authored a unilateral declaration of independence from Britain. Strive's parents left the country, sending their son to a boarding school in Edinburgh.
Econet Wireless -Global media coverage
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Strive Masiyiwa, Executive Chairman of Econet Wireless, joins ABN's Hannah Viviers in studio for more detail.
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CNN Marketplace Africa sits down with Strive Masiyiwa, the founder of Econet Wireless.
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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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In these chapters, Mr. Strive Masiyiwa, Executive Chairman of Econet Wireless International discusses this extraordinary case & the significance of this ruling on Corporate Africa.
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Carbon War Room Founder, Strive Masiyiwa Joins Advisory Board
Econet Wireless chief executive Mr ...
www.africanselect.com, 16 May 2013 [cached]
Econet Wireless chief executive Mr Strive Masiyiwa walked away with the first prize on outstanding service and contribution to the economic growth and development of Zimbabwe by businesspersons.
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