Eugene Nyagahene




Business Background:


Current position               :Chairman and CEO, TELE10 Group, Media and Communication Group, created in 1992 and present in Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya: Satellite and Digital Terrestrial Pay-Tv, FM Radio and TV stations and IP CODE PLATFORM.


Regional Investor             :in East Africa Community (Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, and Uganda)  in Agri-business, Rent-a-car (Europcar), IT: Campus notebooks and E-Mwalimu platform, Air Charter and Banking sector (Burundi), and IP-Code and I-Pesa (Kenya) and RIG + RIC,  Cement Industry (CIMERWA), Ecobank and FINBANK(Burundi)  and        Africa Premium Ltd (Shanghai), China.

Pioneer & Innovator       : First pay-tv platform, first fm radio and tv stations, and first ISP in Rwanda and Burundi.

Social Entrepreneur        :Mibirizi Coffee Plantation in Rwanda, Kigali City Park Ltd and Lotto Rwanda (RGC).


Other position held         :Presidential Economic Advisory Council in Rwanda from 2002 to                                                                               2007, at the Presidence of the Republic.

                                                Chairman of Lotto Rwanda (National Lottery).

                                                CEO TELE10 Ltd in West Africa: Ivory Coast, Benin and Congo                                                                                       Brazzaville in 1998.

                                                MD KAMERE-IVECO and TRIMEX in DRC from 1984 to1991.


Business Awards:


-          Legatum Pioneer of Prosperity winner 2007

-          Africa SMME awards: Best enterprise in Central Africa, 2005 in Cape Town.

-          Gold Arch of Europe in 2002, Paris.

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