Robert Collymore

CEO, Safaricom Limited

Robert Collymore is CEO of Safaricom Limited, a leading mobile network provider in Kenya. Bob now serves as a Governance Director for Africa at Vodafone, having served as Chief Officer Corporate Affairs at Vodacom. Bob has spent most of his career in the telecommunications industry starting with British Telecommunications where he held a number of marketing, purchasing and commercial roles over a 15 year period. He has been a Non Executive Director of Safaricom Limited since 2006, and previously served as Non-Executive Director at Vodacom Group Limited. Bob moved at the age of 15 to the UK, where he received his formal educated.