Ursula M. Burns

Independent Non-Executive Director

Ursula Burns joined the Board of Directors of IHS Holding Limited as a Non-Executive Independent Director in July 2020.

Ms. Burns most recently held the position of Chair and CEO of VEON, Ltd, where she was appointed Chair from June 2017 and then made Chair and CEO from December 2018 to June 2020. Ms. Burns is also a founding partner of Integrum Holdings, a private equity firm. She currently serves as a member of the boards of directors of Endeavor Group Holdings Inc., Uber Technologies Inc., and Teneo Holdings LLC, amongst others, and provides leadership counsel to several community, educational and non-profit organizations. Ms. Burns served as Chair of the President’s Export Council from 2015 to 2016 after holding the position of Vice Chair from 2010 to 2015.

In February 2022, Ms. Burns joined the Biden Administration’s U.S. Department of Commerce’s Advisory Council on Supply Chain Competitiveness. Ms. Burns also has 35 years of experience with Xerox, joining the organization as a mechanical engineer before moving into management, where she served in a number of strategic roles across the company, including as CEO from 2009 to 2016 and as Chair from 2010 to 2017.

Our use of cookies

We use necessary cookies to make our site work. We’d also like to set optional analytics cookies to help us improve it. We won’t set optional cookies unless you enable them. Using this tool will set a cookie on your device to remember your preferences.

For more detailed information about the cookies we use, see our Cookie policy

Analytics cookies

We’d like to set Google Analytics cookies to help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.