Kenyans Commemorate The Late Safaricom CEO, Bob Collymore

Social media is buzzing as Kenyans recall the fond memories of former Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore. Mr. Collymore passed on in July 2019 after battling Acute Myeloid Leukemia close to two years. He had been at the helm of the giant telco for 9 years and had transformed the company into a profit-making machine yet the best customer service that really transformed lives.

His business acumen and leadership saw him take Safaricom to the people, invest in ‘Kadogo’ economy, tremendously give back to society and stay as a catalyst for business and economic growth. This morning Kenyans took to social media to remember the kind of man Bob was.

The creative industry in Kenya is forever indebted by his conscious act of giving them a chance to grow, get money, and showcase talent. From sponsoring Bloggers awards (BAKE) to setting up concerts like Safaricom Jazz and other music-oriented shows, Bob was truly the man. Sample the positive points people are talking about on Social Media.

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