An Evening with Natalie Jabangwe, CEO of EcoCash

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 4:00 – 6:30 PM UTC

On July 25th, we reignite Start Up Grind Harare, welcoming the Managing Director of EcoCash, Natalie Jabangwe. An evening diving deep into the implementation, ongoing development and use of Mobile Money and what it means for businesses in Africa.

About this event


Southern Africa is on the rise and Zimbabwe is in the spotlight. With technology radically changing the way we conduct our business and live out our social lives, entrepreneurs are now able to use tools to further their businesses more than ever before.

Staying ahead of the pack is critical in ensuring that your business thrives, and here in Africa, Mobile Money has become a cornerstone of daily business transactions. Since its introduction across the region the turn of the decade, Mobile Money has allowed commerce to develop in all sectors and levels of business.

How is your business utilizing Mobile Money?
To what degree?
Are you aware of all the options Mobile Money has to offer your business?

On July 25th, Start Up Grind Harare welcomes the C.E.O. of EcoCash, Natalie Jabangwe, to our first event of the year. An evening of talks concerning the implementation, ongoing development and use of Mobile Money and what it means for businesses across the region.

There are countless resources online that will guide you in setting up your own business, but "setting up" is the easy part. Consistency in quality, service delivery, customer service, and customer retention are other key factors needed to ensure that your business thrives from year to year. On-the-ground guidance by mentors who know the territory in which your business exists is crucial in keeping abreast of what's current and what works for your business.

Join us for an evening of insightful discussions, ideas, and walk-throughs to help you craft your roadmap to success.



Natalie Jabangwe is the C.E.O. of EcoCash, the second largest mobile financial service in Africa and the most widely used Mobile Money platform in Zimbabwe.

She holds the following qualifications in her field:
- Master's degree in Organizational Leadership (with a Fellowship Award) from University of Oxford
- Executive MBA in Specialised Hi-Tech Strategy, Corporate Turnaround and Brand Management from Imperial College London
- BSc Hons, IT/CompScie, Spelman College
- BSc Hons, Information Technology from Middlesex University


- Ecocash 0777228718 - email proof to to have your ticket issued 
- Cash at door

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
4:00 PM – 6:30 PM UTC


4:00 PMNetworking
4:30 PMFireside Chat
5:30 PMNetworking
6:00 PMEnd