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Saya International Corporation
Frontier Markets | Emerging Markets | Developing Markets
Corporate Profile

 

Our most important assets are our people and reputation.

Corporate Profile

Our most important assets are our people and reputation.

Our Objective

We are a direct investor in frontier, emerging and developing markets. Our objective is to create shareholder value through long-term investments in our portfolio companies while achieving a positive social impact.

Our Leadership

Our management team comprises multidisciplinary professionals with significant international management experience guided by our board of directors which is responsible for corporate governance and oversight of our firm.

Our Portfolio

We invest across industries in both established and growth-oriented companies.

Our History

Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas since 2020, we are an international investment firm with a representative office in Nairobi, Kenya.


Management

Our management team comprises multidisciplinary professionals with significant international management experience.

Corporate Governance

We are committed to legal, moral and ethical behavior.

Board of Directors

Our board of directors is responsible for corporate governance and oversight of our firm. The board discharges some of its responsibilities directly and discharges others through committees. The board is not responsible for the day-to-day management and operation of our firm, as this responsibility has been delegated to management. The board is, however, responsible for supervising management in carrying out this responsibility.

Board of Directors

Statement of Corporate Governance Practices

Our board of directors endorses the principle that our corporate governance practices are a fundamental part of our proper functioning as a corporate entity. Our board believes that these corporate governance practices enhance the interests of our shareholders, employees and of others dealing with us.


Board of Directors

Management is guided by our board of directors which is responsible for corporate governance and oversight of our firm.
William Wassink
William Wassink

Chief Exective Officer
Saya International Corporation

William Wassink
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Olatorera Oniru
Olatorera Oniru

Chief Executive Officer
Olatorera Consultancy

Olatorera Oniru
Independent Board Member
Angela Masching
Angela Masching

Principal
Avisen Strategy Consulting

Angela Masching
Independent Board Member
Sheida Chumba
Sheida Chumba

Chief Executive Officer
Woodside Africa Group Limited

Sheida Chumba
Independent Board Member

Shareholders

We are committed to delivering superior long-term returns to our shareholders.

Shareholder Information

We are committed to providing timely, accurate and balanced disclosure of all material information to our shareholders.

Electronic Delivery of Shareholder Materials

Registered shareholders can elect to be notified by email every time key shareholder documents become available such as financial statements and proxy materials.

Annual Meeting of Shareholders

The annual meeting of shareholders will be held on January 30, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. in Nairobi, Kenya.

Shareholder Services


Portfolio Companies

We are a direct investor in frontier, emerging and developing markets and invest across industries in both established and growth-oriented companies.

Philantropy

We maintain a passionate ambition to improve the lives of others through corporate giving.

Saya Institute

Our philanthropic initiative Saya Institute is a registered 501(c)(3) private foundation supporting crisis management, conflict resolution and peace building efforts across Africa.

As a private foundation Saya Institute files Form 990-PF Return of Private Foundation each year with the Internal Revenue Service.

A copy of Form 990 PF is available free-of-charge from Saya Institute upon request.

We invite you to visit the Saya Institute website for additional financial and programmatic information.

Saya Institute

  • "Our most important assets are our people and reputation."
    William Wassink
    Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • "We are committed to legal, moral and ethical behavior."
    William Wassink
    Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • "We are committed to delivering superior long-term returns to our shareholders."
    William Wassink
    Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • "We maintain a passionate ambition to improve the lives of others through corporate giving."
    William Wassink
    Chairman of the Board of Directors

Shareholder Services

Request a call back from Shareholder Services.


Principal Executive Office

Saya International Corporation
2626 Cole Avenue, Suite 300
Dallas, Texas 75204-1094
+1 214 556 5900

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    DUNS:   079519363
    CAGE:   79AF5
    NAICS:   551112