Meet The Team

Iris Jumbe

Founder, Managing Director
Vienna, Austria

With an MBA from Danube University (Krems – 2012) and an MSc in Strategic Communications from Columbia University (New York – 2018) Founder and Managing Director Iris has worked in communications in Chinese, European and US contexts over the last 15 years. As the company’s chief storyteller and strategist, Iris drives Philstem’s communication services and spearheads the company’s management of a portfolio of clients that includes globally oriented non-profits and Fortune 500 companies.

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Kudzayi Jumbe

Johannesburg, South Africa

Kudzayi is a skilled, certified trainer with qualifications in Learning & Development Consultancy, as well as Mediation. An Associate of the British Institute for Learning & Development, her passion for helping people reach their full potential has seen her work with some of the world’s largest brands and financial institutions, as well as oil companies and tech giants. A recent transplant from London back to her home continent, Kudzayi is leading Philstem’s Johannesburg presence. Through her love for the people of Africa, she helps Philstem to build the capacity of professionals within fast-developing economies, one person at a time.

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