Director , OXYGEN AFRICA
Simbarashe Mhuriro is Founder and Managing Director of Oxygen Africa, a Zimbabwean renewable energy development company focused on solar photovoltaic projects. Oxygen is currently developing a pipeline of commercial and industrial rooftop solar projects. Simba has 12 years of experience in business and management and responsible for the development of the various solar PV projects Oxygen intends to bring to commercial operation.
Most Influential People of African Descent under 40 (MIPAD 100) named Simba among its 2017 honourees for Business & Entrepreneurship Inside Africa. Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD 100) is a global civil society initiative whose efforts are in recognition of the International Decade for People of African Descent, proclaimed by United Nation’s General Assembly resolution 68/237 and to be observed from 2015 to 2024. In 2016 Simba was named as one of Africa’s 30 most promising and inspirational young entrepreneurs in Africa by Forbes Magazine and the Africa Youth Awards has recognised me as one of 100 most Influential Young Africans for 2016.