Partners & Team

Founding Circle

The NewNow is extremely grateful for the generous commitment and support of its Founding Circle:

Econet Foundation – represented by Elizabeth Tanya Masiyiwa

James Bildner Charitable Trust – represented by James Bildner

Michael Madnick

Joann McPike

Matt Mullenweg

Virgin Unite – represented by Holly Branson & Jean Oelwang

Advisory Council

With thanks to our Advisory Council for their time, energy and expertise:

Sir Richard Branson

Sam Branson

Chandra Jessee

Asanka Pathiraja

Mel Agace

Founding Leaders

Jeremy Heimans

Alaa Murabit

Executive Team

Kennedy Gachiri – CEO

Sharon Johnson – Director of Programmes & Partnerships


With thanks to our generous pro bono Supporters and the fantastic work of their teams: