The Zambia Finance and Investment Conference

H Cris Munyati

Managing Director

Savannacom


H Cris Munyati is an entrepreneur in the technology, media and telecoms (TMT) space. He is the founder and managing director of Savannacom, a digital services company focusing on mobile messaging solutions, digital media content and electronic payments aggregation. He is also founder and executive chairman of iBuy Online Services, an online retail business. Before this, Cris was involved with Zambia’s internet pioneering work and was a co-founder and founding chief executive officer of Coppernet Solutions, Zambia’s first private internet service provider. He also worked in Zambia’s copper mining industry. Cris is a graduate of computer sciences from the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom. Upon graduation, he joined Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited (ZCCM), then a state-owned mining conglomerate. He worked for nearly decade in several positions, the last being head of the computers and communications network centre. During the privatisation of ZCCM, Cris was part of and a leading member of the management buy-out team that went to found Zambia’s first private internet service provider - CopperNET Solutions.


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Wed 02 - Thu 03 Sep 2015

Taj Pamodzi Hotel, Lusaka