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Verengai Mabika

Senior Policy Advisor – Africa at Internet Society


Verengai is a leader in technology and social innovation, with keen interest in youth actions towards a better world. An Ashoka Global Fellow, An Echoing Green Fellow, and a member of the BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Forum. In 2009, he founded Development Reality Institute (DRI), a Social Innovation Hub that invests in green businesses. With strong interest in Internet Ecosystems and innovations. He is a Blockchain Enthusiast, in 2014, he Co-founded Bitfinance now Golix, a Blockchain Fintech start-up with a vision to revolutionise the financial services in Africa. He is an advocate for open internet standards, in 2013, he Co-founded the Internet Society Chapter in Zimbabwe (ISOC-ZW) and in 2017 he joined Internet Society Global Policy team as Senior Policy Advisor for Africa

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