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ZOL Startup Challenge Judges

David Behr

David is the founder and CEO of Zimbabwe Online (ZOL) one of Zimbabwe's largest Internet Service Providers. David is also an Executive Director at Liquid Telecom, a company which owns and operates one of the largest terrestrial fibre networks in Sub Saharan-Africa in addition to other services.

Bester Zambuko

Bester Zambuko is the founder and managing director of Adrenalin Advertising and Design Consultants. The agency is one of the country's leading marketing and communications companiesand began in the late 90s on the back of trailblazing projects like Sun River Manor (Borrowdale Brooke). The agency has grown phenomenally over the years, having acquired exclusive affiliate status with Openedge media Group of South Africa.

Geoff Goss

Geoff has over two decades of experience in the technology markets of Sub Saharan Africa. He was the regional director for Compaq Computer Group Corp, former director of Institute of Directors of Zimbabwe. He has also been a panelist at a number of high profile technology events on the continent, like AfricaCom.
Geoff now operates the country's pioneer tech focused venture capital firms, Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings (MATHs). He will judge the startups on their investment/financial attractiveness.

Leon de Fleuriot

Leon has more than 15 year experience implementing internet technologies in Africa. As CTO of iBurst Africa, Leon led expansion of iBurst into Kenya, DRC, Mozambique and Ghana. Currently, he's General Manager: Products and Services at Econet Wireless Zimbabwe.

Soul LM Kabweza

Soul will speak about possible monetisation models for web and mobile based startups with a focus on the local market and also some perspectives on the regional/global market. Soul is the founder and managing editor at Techzim.


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