Changing the
African narrative

Startup studio in Nairobi on a mission to ensure young innovators can access Africa's digital transformation opportunity as creators and owners


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Product development Interns

We provide a place for aspiring technical entrepreneurs to work on internal projects with the intention of spinning them out into startups

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Professional Service Interns

We provide a place for emerging professionals to develop the skills and experience required for a career in innovation and entrepreneurship

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Resource network

We continually develop a network of key mentors, advisors, domain experts, donors and angel investors who provide the necessary support for the work we do

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Media platform

Our media and events platform is designed to demystify and localize startup building knowledge and to provide Silicon Savanna a voice, an identity, and community




Andrew Ndung'u

Visual Story Teller Intern

Pauline Nyathira

Finance analyst Intern

Hosea Ciuti

Product Development Intern

Mark Orina

Product Development Intern

Daisy Langat

Market Research Intern

Brandon Ruoro

Digital Creative Intern

James Mungai

Market Research Intern

Kefa Mutuma

Product Development Intern

Lucia Kamau

Market Research Intern

Wycliffe Barasa

Donor Relations Intern

Raphael Gichira

Product Associate


Sidney Miheso

Digital Marketing

Phyllis Mburu

Donor Relations

Mark karake

Founder - CEO


Ella Peinovich

Co-founder, Powered-by-People, Serial Entrepreneur

Ngigi Waithaka

Founder, Kionjo. Serial Entrepreneur

Agatha Gikunda

Head of Developer Relations, Intel

Caine Wanjau

CTO at Twiga Foods

Bitange Ndemo

Prof. ICT UoN, Former permanent secretary I.C.T GoK


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