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Benjamin Fernandes

Tanzanian award winning speaker and national television personality


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Benjamin Fernandes is a Tanzanian entrepreneur and former national television presenter. He worked at The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in the United States in their Digital Team and Financial Services team. He is the first Tanzanian to attend Stanford Graduate School of Business as an Africa MBA Fellow and the youngest African to ever be accepted to Stanford Graduate School of Business. In 2017, Fernandes became the first Tanzanian in history to attend both Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government for an executive education program.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Northwestern – St. Paul

Evangelical Christian college

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States