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Anthony Masozera serves as the chief executive officer of Econet Wireless Burundi, a telecommunications company, which is part of the Econet Wireless Group. Econet is the second largest telecoms operator in Burundi but Anthony aims to see Econet become the number one operator within the next two years. Anthony is a senior business executive with advanced and versatile experience leading companies in the private sector spanning telecommunications, information technology and finance. He is a noted change agent who is able to transform organizational structure and initiatives into highly profitable enterprises. Prior to joining Econet, Anthony worked for MTN for 10 years in various capacities including chief executive officer in West Africa and chief financial officer in Rwanda. Anthony is a Certified Public Accountant with the State of Texas where he obtained his Bachelors and Master of Business of Administration degrees. He is also a founding member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda. Anthony is a Fellow of the fourth class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-East Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.