Deputy Executive Chairman
Mail & Guardian
BA (Hons), Univ. of Zimbabwe; 2009, Advanced Management and Leadership Programme, Said Business School, Univ. of Oxford; 2012, High Performance Leadership Programme, Univ. of Oxford. 1989, started in journalism, co-founded Alpha Media Holdings (AMH), Zimbabwe; currently, Chairman. Controlling shareholder and Executive Deputy Chairman, Mail & Guardian Media Group, South Africa. Chairman, Global Agenda Council on Informed Societies, World Economic Forum. Ex-member, Hivos International Supervisory Board. Chair-African Media Initiative (AMI). Fellow: Aspen Institute; Africa Leadership Initiative. Awards: Print Media S.A. Fellowship (2006); International Publishers Association Freedom Prize Award (2007); German Africa Award (2008); Nation Media Group Life Achievement Award (2010); German Peace Dove Award (2012). Named: one of the 100 most influential people in Africa, NewAfrican Magazine (2012); one of the most influential business people in Zimbabwe since 1980 (2013).