Júlio Maria

Based in Mozambique, South Africa and Tanzania


Award-wining professional with positive attitude, organization and dependability. Has more than 5 years’ experience within management, training and research environment. Team-player with leadership qualities, and excellent marketing skills.

Since 2013, Julio trained more than 600 people in marketing, business and entrepreneurship. He contributed to the launch and management of a leading incubation programme in Mozambique.

Julio is an authentic social media influencer, business advisor, community catalyst, consultant, facilitator and project manager.

As a young leader and international speaker at Conferences, Masterclasses and Summits, Julio did remarkable contributions at Mozambique-Nordic Good Growth Day 2018, Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2019 and Hack4Moz 2019. Recognized one of 2019 100 Most Influential Young Africans, he won the Most Outstanding Delegate Award at Global Goals Model United Nations 2019 and holds prestigious Diana Award in 2019.

He has a Digital Marketing Specialization from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign at Coursera. Julio is a certified Business Advisor by GrowthWheel International. He has training in Andragogy (Adult Education), by Aliança Empreendedora; Planning for Monitoring and Evaluation by Philanthropy University; Mentoring Programme Design, by Youth Business International; and Entrepreneurship Training Methodology Build also by Youth Business International.

Julio holds a Bachelor´s degree Hons. in Agricultural Engineering with major in Agro-business by Instituto Superior Politécnico de Manica, Chimoio – Mozambique.



  • Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Community management
  • Incubator management
  • Project management
  • Training and Facilitation



  • Bachelor´s Degree Hons in Agricultural Engineering with Major In Agro-Business – Instituto Superior Politécnico De Manica
  • Planning for Monitoring and Evaluation – Philanthropy University
  • Digital Marketing Specialization – University of Illinois Urbana Champaign at Coursera
  • Entrepreneurship Training Methodology Build – Youth Business International (YBI)
  • Mentoring Programme Design – Youth Business International (YBI)
  • Entrepreneurial Journey (Andragogy: Adult Education), Aliança Empreendedora