An Old Harrovian entrepreneur and investor has joined Impact Network International as a Special Advisor.
Impact Network has developed the eSchool 360 education model, which is currently running in over 40 schools in rural parts of Rohan Oza's (Newlands 19843) home country, Zambia, at a cost of less than $5 a month per student.
According to Global Newswire, "Oza, dubbed “Hollywood’s Brandfather” by the Hollywood Reporter, is a global pioneer in celebrity equity deals, and is known for transforming groundbreaking consumer products into household names. He is also passionate about helping nonprofits that are making a lasting impact in Africa without breaking the bank. He hosts an annual nonprofit gala at his residence which has raised more than $1 million in 2 years."
"In 2002, after six years at The Coca Cola Company, Oza left to become partner and Chief Marketing Officer of then-fledgling beverage company Glacéau. From this position he helped build the powerhouse brands Vitaminwater and Smartwater through trailblazing partnerships with celebrities including 50 Cent, Jennifer Aniston, LeBron James, and Tom Brady. Oza’s career came full circle when, five years later, The Coca Cola Company purchased Glacéau for $4.1 billion..Rohan Oza has accumulated numerous prestigious honors throughout his decades-long career, including being named on: Crain’s “40 Under 40,” Brandweek’s Top Ten Marketers, Ad Age’s “Marketing 50” and many more."
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