Strive Masiyiwa speaker headshot for The Global Leadership 2018.

Strive Masiyiwa

Founder & Chairman, Philanthropist


Strive Masiyiwa is chairman of Econet, a global telecommunications group with operations, investments and offices in more than 20 countries. A Zimbabwean businessman based in London, he was named to Fortune Magazine’s list of the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” in 2014 and 2017. Considered one of Africa’s most generous humanitarians, Masiyiwa and his wife are members of The Giving Pledge and have supported the education of more than 250,000 African orphans in the last 20 years.

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