Strive Masiyiwa is chairman of Econet, a global telecommunications group with operations, investments and offices in more than 20 countries. A Zimbabwean businessman based in London, he was named to Fortune Magazine’s list of the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” in 2014 and 2017. Considered one of Africa’s most generous humanitarians, Masiyiwa and his wife are members of The Giving Pledge and have supported the education of more than 250,000 African orphans in the last 20 years.
T.D. Jakes has a proclivity to disrupt the status quo, and is one of the most globally-recognized influencers in business, education, film and entertainment. With his earnest approach, Jakes has been able to reach millions of people from all socioeconomic backgrounds, races, nationalities, and creeds. Senior pastor of The Potter’s House, a global humanitarian organization and 30,000-member church, Bishop Jakes’ presence spans digital media, film, television, radio and books, including his most recent book, Crushing: God Turns Pressure into Power.