Strive T. Masiyiwa is a Zimbabwean entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 11 companies, including: Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Ltd., Econet Wireless (Pty) Ltd. and Carbon War Room and who has been at the head of 12 different companies. Mr. Masiyiwa occupies the position of Chairman of Liquid Telecommunications Holdings Ltd., Chairman at Liquid Telecommunications Ltd. (a subsidiary of Liquid Telecommunications Holdings Ltd.), Executive Chairman at Econet Media Ltd. (which he founded), Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Econet South Africa (Pty) Ltd. and Chairman for Econet Wireless Ltd. (which he founded in 1993).
He is also Chairman of Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa and Member of Global Business Coalition For Education (he founded the company) and on the board of 14 other companies.
In his past career Mr. Masiyiwa was Chairman of Africa Against Ebola Solidarity Trust (he founded the company), Co-Chairman at Grow Africa, Group Executive Chairman at Econet Wireless Group (he founded the company in 1997), Chairman for Econet Wireless (Pty) Ltd. (he founded the company in 2009) and Chairman at Nutrition International.
Mr. Masiyiwa received an undergraduate degree from The University of Wales.