Zimbabwe & University of Cape Town, 2021
Francis Tafadzwa Mayebe is a final year LLB student at the University of the Free State. His academic interests are in Financial Sector Regulation, Supervision and Compliance.
Francis is the co-founder of Millennial Tech-Savvy, a tech start-up focused on providing simplified solutions to African problems and Africa Sports Consultancy, a start-up aiming to empower athletes by assisting them to develop other skills necessary for their personal and post-career development.
Over the course of his studies, he has been actively involved in leadership roles, most prominently as the Chairman of the Juridical Society of the Faculty of Law at the University of the Free State. On top of his numerous academic accolades and being the top student in his class, he also played cricket for the University.
Francis is enthusiastic about Africa and its future development through education and innovation. By showcasing the need and importance of investing both time and effort in the development of this beautiful continent, he aspires to be a prominent and exemplary figure to young Africans.