Born on 24th April, 1981, Paul R.K Mashauri is a serial entrepreneur, an inspirational story teller, trainer, coach, producer, radio show host, TV personality, writer and actor. He is the founding entrepreneur and CEO of Masterclass Worldwide, a knowledge inspired company specialized in the collection, production, distribution and preservation of intellectual output.
Paul’s business interests are extended to include investments in transportation, machinery, equipment, tourism, textile, poultry processing, media production and events. He is the man behind HITECH International, Innovative Security Group, BOS Events, BOS Work Wear, Flybus Travels, Tender Chicken and Mashauri Studios. Paul is a media personality and an insightful thinker with his transformational message being heard by over one million people in Tanzania through TV, radio and social media channels.
He is the pioneer of motivational speaking in East Africa, the founding member of Tanzania Responsible Business Network (TRBN) member of the TRA stakeholder’s forum, former member of the SME committee of the Confederation of Tanzania Industries (TRBN), member of the Young Executives of Tanzania and member of the Tanzania Consultants Network.
He uses his skills and talents to help organizations achieve their corporate vision and has worked extensively with UONGOZI Institute, International Labour Organisation (ILO), KPMG, Deloitte Consulting, Sweden Embassy, Finish Embassy, Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF), Tanzania Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA), National Economic Empowerment Council (NEEC), Vodacom Tanzania, Airtel Tanzania, MIC Tanzania (Tigo), Golden Tulip Hotel-City Center, National Housing Corporation (NHC), PSPF, ACACIA Mining, Radio Times, The Financial Sector Deepening Trust (FSDT), PPF, BARCLAYS Bank, Serena Hotels, Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF), Ministry of Land, Ministry of Tourism and Natural Resources just to mention a few.
He hosts a Radio Show “Mambo ya Fedha na Paul Mashauri, every Sunday 8:00AM-10:00AM on Times FM and is featured in a number of other Radio and TV Programs countrywide. Besides his professional life, Paul is a producer and actor with two films at the market namely One Month Date and Maisha ni Siasa. But again, he is a founding member of BONGO HOODZ, East Africa’s largest film production and distribution network. As a coach and mentor, he is well versed in new venture creation, start-up fundraising, resource mobilization, corporate entrepreneurship, survival skills, innovation, creativity and strategy. He is an economist and sociologist by training from the University of Dar es Salaam. To read Paul’s motivational articles please visit www.mashauri.net