Ralph Tendai Mupita (born in Zimbabwe) is a business executive. He is the current president and Chief Executive Officer of MTN Group. The company announced in a statement.
He was the C.E.O of Old Mutual Emerging Markets Ltd. He is the former chief financial officer of MTN Group. He held the position since April 2017.
|Name||Ralph Tendai Mupita|
|Age||47 years old|
|Place of birth||Zimbabwe|
|Education||University of Cape Town|
Harvard Business School
|Position||President and Chief Executive Officer of MTN Group|
He attended the University of Cape Town, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree.
Ralph attended the Harvard Business school, he is a graduate of Management Program.
He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA), he obtained from the University of Cape Town.
Ralph Mupita was named South Africa’s CFO of the Year at the 2019 CFO Awards.
For five years, Ralph was the C.E.O of Old Mutual Emerging Markets (February 2012 – January 2017).
For six years, he occupied the position of Executive Director at Old Mutual Life Assurance Company Limited, SA (April 2011 – January 2017).
He also served under the position of the Director of Special Growth Projects for Old Mutual Life Assurance Company Limited, SA.
In 2000, Ralph joined Old Mutual. In 2001, he rejoined Old Mutual, SA.
He was a Director of Kotak Mahindra Old Mutual Life Insurance Ltd. for two years (May 2011 to March 2013).
After he resigned from Old Mutual, he moved to MTN as the Chief Financial Officer in April 2017.
On 19th August 2020, he received an appointment from MTN to take up the role of Chief Executive Officer.
He took over from Rob Shuter, and the appointment will be effective from 1st September. Rob is expected to step down on 31st August.
Ralph has been appointed to the position of president and CEO of MTN Group.
The company announced in a statement and it will be effective from Sept. 1st. The incumbent Chief Executive Officer, Rob Shuter, is expected to step down on the 31st of August.
“Ralph has served as the MTN Group CFO since April 2017 and has played a critical role in the development and execution of the group’s strategy, capital allocation processes, financial performance as well as in the resolution of a number of complex regulatory matters,” MTN said.