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Establisher of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation; Named One of the Most Influential People in the World by Time Magazine

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 Mo Ibrahim Biography

Dr. Mo Ibrahim is a global expert in mobile communications with a distinguished academic and business career. More recently, he has played a leading advocacy role on issues of African development and governance, through his Foundation and through participation in a range of global initiatives.

After a long career in academia, six years as Technical Director for Cellnet of BT, and founding a consultancy and software company, Mobile Systems International, in 1998 Dr. Ibrahim founded Celtel International to build and operate mobile networks in Africa. Celtel became one of Africa’s most successful companies with operations covering more than a third of the continent’s population and investing more than $750 million in Africa. The company was sold to MTC Kuwait in 2005 for $3.4 billion.

Since then, he's focused on fighting corrupt leadership in Africa through the Mo Ibrahim Foundation. In 2006, Dr Ibrahim established the Mo Ibrahim Foundation to support good governance and great leadership on the African continent. The Foundation focuses on two major initiatives to stimulate debate around and improve the quality of, governance in Africa. The Ibrahim Index of African Governance provides civil society and governments with a comprehensive and quantifiable tool to assess governance and promote accountability.

Dr. Ibrahim is also Founding Chairman of Satya Capital Limited, an investment fund focused on Africa. Dr. Ibrahim was listed by TIME magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. He has also received numerous honorary degrees and fellowships from a range of academic institutions. Dr. Ibrahim is the also the recipient of a number of awards including the Chairman’s Award for Lifetime Achievement from the GSM Association in 2007; The Economist Innovation Award 2007 for Social & Economic Innovation; Ordre national du Burkina Faso (Officier) and the BNP Paribas Prize for Philanthropy in 2008.

Mo holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alexandria, Egypt, an MSc in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom and PhD in Mobile Communications from the University of Birmingham. He is a member of the Africa Regional Advisory Board of London Business School.

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Mo Ibrahim Biography

Dr. Mo Ibrahim is a global expert in mobile communications with a distinguished academic and business career. More recently, he has played a leading advocacy role on issues of African development and governance, through his Foundation and through participation in a range of global initiatives.

After a long career in academia, six years as Technical Director for Cellnet of BT, and founding a consultancy and software company, Mobile Systems International, in 1998 Dr. Ibrahim founded Celtel International to build and operate mobile networks in Africa. Celtel became one of Africa’s most successful companies with operations covering more than a third of the continent’s population and investing more than $750 million in Africa. The company was sold to MTC Kuwait in 2005 for $3.4 billion.

Since then, he's focused on fighting corrupt leadership in Africa through the Mo Ibrahim Foundation. In 2006, Dr Ibrahim established the Mo Ibrahim Foundation to support good governance and great leadership on the African continent. The Foundation focuses on two major initiatives to stimulate debate around and improve the quality of, governance in Africa. The Ibrahim Index of African Governance provides civil society and governments with a comprehensive and quantifiable tool to assess governance and promote accountability.

Dr. Ibrahim is also Founding Chairman of Satya Capital Limited, an investment fund focused on Africa. Dr. Ibrahim was listed by TIME magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. He has also received numerous honorary degrees and fellowships from a range of academic institutions. Dr. Ibrahim is the also the recipient of a number of awards including the Chairman’s Award for Lifetime Achievement from the GSM Association in 2007; The Economist Innovation Award 2007 for Social & Economic Innovation; Ordre national du Burkina Faso (Officier) and the BNP Paribas Prize for Philanthropy in 2008.

Mo holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alexandria, Egypt, an MSc in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom and PhD in Mobile Communications from the University of Birmingham. He is a member of the Africa Regional Advisory Board of London Business School.

Mo Ibrahim Videos

  • Mo Ibrahim, Sudanese-British billionaire | The Brave Ones
    The Brave Ones – In collaboration with Credit Suisse: Billionaire Mo Ibrahim made his mark in Africa by building mobile networks that ...
  • Mo Ibrahim interviewed on BBC World News
    Mo interviewed about the results of the 2018 Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG)
  • Mo Ibrahim answers: why do you think business can be a force for ...

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    india africa mobile forest technology regulation people understanding rural

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  • How to book Mo Ibrahim?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Mo Ibrahim for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Mo Ibrahim, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Mo Ibrahim or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Mo Ibrahim?

    Booking fees for Mo Ibrahim, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Mo Ibrahim, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Mo Ibrahim?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Mo Ibrahim for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Mo Ibrahim for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Mo Ibrahim or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Mo Ibrahim or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Mo Ibrahim is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Mo Ibrahim for your event is available upon request. Mo Ibrahim generally travels from and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Gary White, Ray Kurzweil, Hugh Grant, Sonal Shah and Eric Schmidt. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Mo Ibrahim for an upcoming event.

Mo Ibrahim Speaker Videos

  • Mo Ibrahim, Sudanese-British billionaire | The Brave Ones
    The Brave Ones – In collaboration with Credit Suisse: Billionaire Mo Ibrahim made his mark in Africa by building mobile networks that ...
    Mo Ibrahim interviewed on BBC World News
    Mo interviewed about the results of the 2018 Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG)
  • Mo Ibrahim answers: why do you think business can be a force for ...
    Interview with Mo Ibrahim (Part one) - YouTube

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    news responsibility human rights people monetary corporate governance arab

  • global

    system cities greece mobile growth government china countries euro

  • portugal

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