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Cirus Sumika ~ Mr. Sumic
Cirus Sumika is a prominent figure in the world of technology and business hailing from Uganda. He is a versatile individual, excelling as a business magnate, tech entrepreneur, computer programmer, and philanthropist. Sumika’s remarkable journey has led to the establishment of the East African conglomerate known as the Sumic Group, with its flagship company, Sumic IT Solutions, where he serves as the Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and the primary shareholder.
Sumika’s visionary leadership and entrepreneurial prowess have garnered widespread recognition and accolades. In 2022, he achieved remarkable distinctions, earning the titles of ‘Startup of the Year Overall’ and ‘Startup of the Year in Tech’ at the prestigious Uganda Startup Awards. His global influence and impact were further acknowledged with The Global Recognition Award in 2023. In the same year, he secured a coveted nomination for ‘Techpreneur of the Year’ under 30 at the Founder of the Year Awards.
Under his visionary guidance, Sumic IT Solutions has consistently garnered nominations for various esteemed awards, including The Global Startup Awards in 2023, where it was recognized as the ‘Startup of the Year 2023’. Additionally, Sumika’s leadership has propelled the company to receive nominations at The Modern Work Awards 2023 and the Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Innovation Awards 2023.
As an accomplished and award-winning tech entrepreneur, Sumika leverages his extensive expertise to serve as a mentor, advisor, and consultant. His guidance and insights have proved invaluable in helping numerous companies, startups, and aspiring individuals navigate the complex landscapes of business and innovation.
Sumika’s professional journey began with roles at renowned organizations. He interned at KPMG, working in the Advisory department as an accounting clerk, and later contributed to the IT Department of Platinum Tours and Travels Agencies Ltd. Currently, he holds the esteemed position of Chief Software Engineer at Sumic IT Solutions.
Born on October 28, 1998, in Entebbe, Kampala, Uganda, Cirus Sumika stands at a height of 1.7 meters. He pursued his education at Makerere University Business School from 2018 to 2021, previously attending St. Kizito S.S.S Kabowa from 2012 to 2017 and Nkumba Christian Primary School from 2004 to 2011. Sumika’s dynamic career and dedication to innovation continue to inspire individuals and organizations on a global scale.
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As an award-winning Techpreneur, Cirus Sumika ~ Mr. Sumic utilizes his vast expertise as a mentor, advisor and consultant, helping multiple companies, startups, and enterprising individuals navigate the challenging realms of business and innovation.