Ali Mufuruki Biography – Ali Mufuruki Wiki
Ali Mufuruki full name Ali A. Mufuruki was the Chairman and CEO, Infotech Investment Group LTD of Tanzania. He was the board chairman of Vodacom Tanzania PLC, Chairman of Board of Trustees – National Environment Trust Fund, Tanzania, Chairman of Chai Bora Limited, Tanzania, Chairman, AMSCO, Netherlands, Chairman and Co-Founder – Legacy Capital Partners LTD, Trustee – ATMS Foundation, Netherlands, Member of the Tanzania National Business Council (TNBC), and Director of BlueTown ApS, Copenhagen, Denmark, according to Ali Mufuruki’s bio on Infotech Investment Group LTD of Tanzania website.
He previously served as Chairman of The CEOs’ Roundtable of Tanzania, Member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Tanzania Central Bank Board, Member of the Board of Directors Technoserve, Inc. of Washington, DC, Chairman of Wananchi Group Holdings Kenya, Chairman of Mwananchi Communications LTD, Chairman of Air Tanzanian Co LTD, Board Member of Nation Media Group of Kenya, and Co-Chairman, UK Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry into impact of UK Aid for Africa Free Trade Initiative (AFTI).
He was a Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute Class of 2001, Co-Founder of Africa Leadership Initiative (ALI) in 2002, Founder and Chairman of The Africa Leadership Initiative (ALI) East Africa 2007-2018, and Policy Fellow Resident at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Centre 2017.
Ali Mufuruki Education
Mufuruki graduated with a B.Sc. in Mechanical Design Engineering from the Reutlingen University, Germany, 1986.
Ali Mufuruki Age
He was born in 1958. He died on 7 December 2019 at Montnigside Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was 61 years old.
Ali Mufuruki Wife
He was married to his wife Saada.
Ali Mufuruki Children
He had 4 children.
Ali Mufuruki Death
He died on 7 December 2019 at Montnigside Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Citizen reported that CEO Roundtable of Tanzania (CEOrt) chairman, Sanjay Rughani confirmed his death in a statement on Sunday, December 8, 2019.
“Dear board members: This is news I would never have wanted to break to you but our dear friend Ali Mufuruki passed on last night at Morningside Hospital, Johannesburg in South Africa….,” Rughani said in his message to members of the CEOrt. He said Mr Mufuruki fell ill while in Dar es Salaam and was rushed to The Aga Khan Hospital where he was shortly evacuated to South Africa on Saturday in the afternoon.
Sanjay Rughani shared a statement on Twitter that said, “It is with immense sadness that we have learnt of the passing away of our Board member and great leader Ali Mufuruki – we send our deepest condolences to his family and friends at this difficult time.
“Tanzania, our continent, and the world has today lost an incredible visionary leader who played many roles and impacted many lives, he will be missed.”
He added in a tweet, “Condolences to family & friends of @amufuruki at loss our @CEOrtTZ Board member and great leader – Tanzania, our continent and the world has today lost an incredible visionary leader who played many roles and impacted many lives, he will be missed.”
Condolences to family & friends of @amufuruki at loss our @CEOrtTZ Board member and great leader – Tanzania, our continent and the world has today lost an incredible visionary leader who played many roles and impacted many lives, he will be missed. #RIPAliMufuruki 🙏 pic.twitter.com/EE2fhFQyON
— Sanjay Rughani (@srughani) December 8, 2019
Ali Mufuruki Cause of Death
Ali Mufuruki’s cause of death was not revealed.
Ali Mufuruki Net worth
Ali Mufuruki’s net worth was estimated to be US$ 110 million.
Ali Mufuruki Nationality
He was of Tanzanian nationality.