Dr Mo Ibrahim
A selfless billionaire
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Sudanese born, Mo Ibrahim is a well accomplished academic. Having studied a range of sciences and engineering subjects, he was awarded an honorary doctorate in 2007 and became an honorary doctor in 2011.
...need a lot more people like him.- Midge Ure
Mo’s intellect coupled with his business mind provided him the perfect forum to set up a number of successful businesses. As of March 2013, Mo is listed number 33 in the United Kingdom Forbes List. He has also featured in The Times ‘Top 100’ list. Having amassed much financial worth, Mo puts the majority of his profits into charitable works. He is the chair and founder of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, which supports good governance and exceptional leadership on the African continent.
Mo is a meek and humble figure but his innovations, achievements and charitable works shout out loud to show just what an exceptional man he is.