Oswald Jumira, a seasoned technology executive, has been appointed as the new CEO of Liquid C2, the cloud and cyber security business unit of Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a leading pan-African group to lead Liquid C2’s expansion, innovation and strategy in the fast growing and dynamic markets of Africa.
Oswald Jumira has over 15 years of experience in technology and business development across numerous African countries. He has a background in fintech and digital products in various sectors such as Agriculture, Healthcare, Logistics and Education. He was previously the CEO of Vaya Technologies, another business unit of Cassava Technologies. Also, he led the launch of Vaya Tractor, an Uber-like Service for farmers to access Tractors on demand, which won the Best Mobile Innovation for Enterprise Award at the GSMA Global Mobile Awards in 2019.
Commenting on his appointment, Hardy Pemhiwa, President and Group CEO of Cassava Technologies, said, “Oswald’s appointment as CEO of our Cloud and Cyber Security business was a natural choice for us. He has been a member of the senior management team for many years, including as CEO of Vaya Technologies. He has deep industry relationships, is well respected for his ability to execute business plans and is the right person to drive Liquid C2’s growth and securely enabling the digital transformation journeys of our customers.”
As a mentor and an advocate for young entrepreneurs and innovators in Africa, Oswald Jumira is a visionary leader and pioneer in the African landscape, committed to driving digital transformation and social impact through his cloud and cybersecurity solutions.
“I am honoured to be appointed to this position and, most importantly, leading a group of dynamic professionals passionate about cloud adoption in Africa and ensuring secure digital transformation for our clients through our cyber security solutions. I intend to deepen the relationships with our local and global strategic partners and to accelerate our already stellar growth through product innovation and customer service” Oswald said.
The appointment of Oswald Jumira will propel the mission of Liquid C2 forward as they aim high to continue provide cloud connectivity, productivity tools and cyber security solutions to help its customers achieve digital transformation and social impact.