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. Eighteen years ago, 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. Member, Hivos International Supervisory Board. Co-Chair, African Media Initiative (AMI). Fellow, The Aspen Institute and 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), and one of the most influential business people in Zimbabwe since 1980 (2013).