Mayur is an experienced fintech and digital media operator, with a track record of building disruptive digital services and scaling operations across multiple markets. He is CCO of M-KOPA, Africa's largest connected financing platform. Previously, he served as COO for Cassava Fintech, a leading provider of mobile wallet and payment solutions, and as CEO of mobile video streaming company, Kwesé iflix. Mayur is passionate about building inclusive and sustainable businesses. He is an Advisory Council Member of NYU Stern’s Center for Business & Human Rights, Advisory Board Chair of Africa's leading go-to-market platform for plant-based protein products, Infinite Foods, and Board member of children’s educational content company, Ubongo. Mayur is a 2020 World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and an Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow.
Mayur Patel is an experienced fintech and digital media operator with 14.8 years of work experience. He has a track record of building disruptive digital services and scaling operations across multiple markets. Mayur is the CCO of M-KOPA, Africa's largest connected financing platform. He has also served as the COO for Cassava Fintech, a leading provider of mobile wallet and payment solutions. Mayur is passionate about building inclusive and sustainable businesses and has been actively involved in various organizations such as NYU Stern's Center for Business & Human Rights, Advisory Board Chair of Africa's go-to-market platform, Infinite Foods, and Ubongo.
Infinite Foods is the leading go-to-market platform for premier plant-based food products giving African consumers access to the best brands and delicious plant-based foods. We provide a turn-key capability to enable our brand partners to increase revenue and impact by reaching the African consumer and tourism market faster, with low risk. We focus on the best brands delivering delicious, plant-based foods, creating employment, transforming agriculture and feeding our communities. Plant-forward living - to feed the world and save the planet.
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Ubongo creates top-quality, localized edutainment to help Africa's 500 million kids learn, and leverage their learning to change their lives. Our vision is to equip Africa's next generation with the educational foundation, critical skills, and positive mindsets to change their own lives and communities for the better. Over 32 million families in Africa learn with our edu-cartoons and radio programs, and we're rapidly growing across the continent. We build collaborative "Ubongo Impact" partnerships with those who share our mission, and want to reach and positively influence families across Africa. Leading changemakers can use Africa’s favorite cartoons to deliver life-changing messages to millions of kids & parents across the continent. Together we're building brains and building change, through human-centered research, content co-creation, distribution to millions of families, and rigorous impact evaluation. Research shows that watching Ubongo's edutainment leads to significantly improved learning outcomes for kids and positive behavioral change for caregivers. REACH: 32M Households monthly (and counting!) EFFECTIVENESS: 12% increase in school readiness of viewers LANGUAGES: Full Languages: English, Kiswahili, Hausa, Yoruba, Chichewa, Kinyarwanda, Kikuyu, Luo, French Partially Adapted: isiZulu (health & numeracy content), seSotho (health & numeracy content) Language inclusivity: Launched 1 season in Kenya Sign Language COUNTRIES: Broadcasting on TV in 41 countries in Africa, and online around the world. Check out our shows! AKILI AND ME - www.youtube.com/akiliandme UBONGO KIDS - www.youtube.com/ubongokids Connect with us for insights on media for development, social and behavior change communication, and educational technology! Building brains. Building change.
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Sasai Fintech is a diversified and integrated fintech company offering digital financial services to Africa’s mobile consumers.
ECONET GROUP Econet was founded by Strive Masiyiwa and started operations in 1998 with mobile phone companies in Botswana and Zimbabwe. Today we operate in markets across Africa and beyond with two strategic business units which cover mobile telephony (Econet Wireless) and digital infrastructure & digital services (Cassava Technologies). CASSAVA TECHNOLOGIES Cassava Technologies is Africa’s first integrated technology company of continental scale, with operations in 31 countries across Africa, Europe, Latin America & the Middle East. Our business segments include fiber and satellite broadband networks, interconnected data centers, solar renewable energy, cloud & cybersecurity, fintech, and on-demand digital platforms. ` Our company envisions a digitally connected future that leaves no African behind, with technology solutions that transform lives and enable enterprises to better serve their customers. Cassava Technologies' companies include: # Digital Infrastructure: Liquid Intelligent Technologies, Liquid Dataport, Telrad Networks, Africa Data Centres & Distributed Power Africa. # Digital Services: Sasai Fintech, Liquid Cloud & Cybersecurity and Vaya Technologies. Our Strategic Partners include Microsoft, Google, AWS, Facebook, Oracle & Nokia. Our shareholders include International Finance Corporation, British International Investment, Royal Bafokeng Holdings, Gateway Capital & Africa Export-Import Bank. ECONET WIRELESS Econet Wireless Group is a privately held Mobile Network Operator with operations in Africa, offering products and services in the core areas of mobile and fixed wireless telephony, mobile internet access & mobile money. A subsidiary of Econet Group, Econet Wireless has been a pioneer provider of mobile network communication services in key markets across Sub Saharan Africa. Econet Wireless companies today include: Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, Econet Wireless Burundi, Econet Telecom Lesotho, Mascom (Botswana) & EcoCash Holdings.
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