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Mike Quinn

CEO at ilovezoona


"Mike Quinn is Group CEO of Zoona, an African FinTech business that helps communities thrive. Since launching in 2009, Zoona has grown to an active customer base of 1.5 million consumers and 1,400 agents in Zambia and Malawi, and has processed over $1 billion in transactions. In 2015, the Nike Foundation and Unreasonable Institute selected Zoona for the inaugural Girl Effect Accelerator as one of the top start-ups in the world helping girls out of poverty based on our micro-franchise model that empowers girls and young women to become entrepreneurs.

Mike holds an MBA with Distinction from Oxford University, where he was a Skoll Scholar for Social Entrepreneurship, along with an MSc in Management Development from the London School of Economics. He has lived in Ghana, Zambia, and South Africa for the past 12 years, and now calls Cape Town home. Mike grew up in Calgary, Canada, and completed his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of British Columbia."

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