Precious Lunga

Baobab Circle CEO

Precious is currently at Econet Wireless where she co-founded the Health unit to promote access to health services using sustainable business models. She has established a mobile health platform, which has attracted more than 75,000 customers within its first year of launch. Prior to that, she worked at UNAIDS Geneva where she was involved in spearheading the implementation of HIV prevention programs. She was also strategic advisor to the UK’s second largest charitable foundation, funding programs across Africa and India.  As a vocal advocate for the right to health and education, Precious succeeded in bringing together diverse stakeholders, including government agencies, non-governmental organizations, universities, and trial participants, who include approximately ten thousand African women in anti-HIV microbicide trials whilst she was at the UK Medical Research Council.