Peace Hyde is a British Ghanaian TV personality and media entrepreneur. She was born on the 9th of August, 1985 in London, England.
She is the founder of Aim Higher Africa, a non-profit organization focused on improving the quality of education in impoverished communities across Africa.
She is also the Head of digital media and partnerships and West African correspondent for leading business magazine Forbes Africa.
Let’s take a look at her biography below.
Peace Hyde Age
She was born on the 9th of August, 1985 in London, England. She is currently 35 years old.
Peace Hyde Hometown
Peace is originally from Ghana but she was born and raised in London, England.
Peace Hyde Early Life and Education
She was born and raised in London, where she lived until the year 2015 before she relocated to Ghana.
During her early years in London, she briefly practiced as a child psychologist before embarking on a career as a science teacher specializing in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
She is an alumnus of Middlesex University where she graduated with a psychology degree.
Peace Hyde Career
She is the head of Digital Media and partnership as well as the West African Correspondent at Forbes Africa. She is responsible for the editorial content from the West African region as well as driving revenue growth for the brands through partnerships.
She is also an education activist known for her work providing education and entrepreneurship development for impoverished and unemployed youths.
Her impactful work with her charity Aim Higher Africa led to Hyde being shortlisted by Barack Obama as an Obama Foundation Leaders Africa fellow.
In 2019, Hyde was awarded the Africa Social Impact Award at the UK House of Parliament for her work in providing quality education to impoverished youths through the Aim Higher Africa skills acquisition center.
She is the producer as well as the host of two leading flagship talk shows, Forbes Africa’s My Worst Day with Peace Hyde (3 seasons), the only show that speaks to Africa’s billionaires and Forbes Woman Africa’s Against the Odds (2 seasons) on the CNBC Africa channel on DSTV reaching over 60 million households in Sub-Saharan Africa. The show has also been syndicated across multiple networks in Africa.
Since moving to Africa for the first time, some five years ago, Hyde has become one of the leading media personalities on the continent hosting some of the biggest shows including MTN Hitmaker in Ghana, for 3 seasons securing her the coveted title of African broadcaster of the year in 2018.
Hyde was the keynote speaker for the Flourish Africa Conference, a platform created by Africa’s richest woman, Folorunso Alakija.
She was also a speaker at TEDx Accra, TEDX Kumasi, Global Social Awards in Prague, Essence, Africa 2018 Forum in Egypt, Social Media Week Lagos, and Hustle in Heels London.
Peace Hyde Awards and Recognition
Peace Hyde has been awarded and recognized all over Africa and beyond. You can check out the list of her Awards here.
Peace Hyde Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
Her official Instagram username is @peac_hy. She is known on Twitter as @peac_hy. Her Facebook account is Peace Hyde.