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SeniorProgram Manager


Strategic Partnerships & Engagements, Safaricom Innovation


I am a telecommunication engineer by profession and take on a range of occupations across the technology industry.


My work approach enshrines inventiveness and innovation as an outlay of my various innate and acquired skills set that include critical applied thinking, divergent and creative thinking skills, communication, motivation, pioneering among other skills vital for proficient leadership functions.


These skill sets embroil the fabrics of my passion for excellence and progression which is evident in the numerous responsibilities I have been entrusted with, whether it were managing technology operations in the setup of the largest mobile money project ever carried out globally (M-PESA Generation 2 –G2) or the various numerous positions that I have had to take on over the past 10 years – Project Manager, Program Manager covering new markets and my current role in

Innovation Strategic Partnerships in Safaricom PLC.


My learning and ambitions further stretch into mentoring and empowering women in technology as a way to better the lives of the communities we serve.


I am a wife, mother, motorcycle enthusiast, SCUBA diver and lover of life!!