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Yonas Maru is the Managing Director & Founder of BCS Group, which provides wholesale bandwidth, fibre construction and transmission services to mobile operators and ISPs in East and Central Africa. Yonas’ background is in private equity, investment banking and management consulting, as well as software engineering and systems. Prior to BCS Group, Yonas worked at Kingdom Zephyr Management, where he initiated and headed efforts on debt securitization transactions, including development and execution on a $200 million debt securitization transaction. Prior to that, he worked at McKinsey & Company, where he advised several multinationals in the telecommunications and IT industries. Yonas holds an MBA from Columbia University and a MSC in Civil Engineering from Cornell University.