Julius Mwale has recently captured the imagination of many Kenyans with his daring pan-African exploits. In May this year, he announced a partnership with an American firm to build a battery plant in the mineral-rich Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to power smart cities.
The free Masterclasses with Caroline Mutoko, content packages, and weekly highlights target to impact 15,000 Kenyan MSMEs.
The move makes Kimani, who has been described as a 'buy-and-hold' investor, Centum's third-largest shareholder after the estate of the late mogul Chris Kirubi, which owns 30.94% of the company, and State-owned Kenya Development Corporation which holds a 22.97 per cent stake in the company.
Trusted by different administrations to handle important assignments over the past two decades, he has taken on several State-appointed roles over the years.
She will take over from Joseph Wanjohi who has served in an acting capacity since May when the former Chief Enterprise Business Officer, Kriss Senanu, left the company barely a year into the job. Senanu had joined Safaricom in July 2021 from Telkom, one of it's rivals.
A new crop of business leaders and executives are set to occupy various elective seats across Kenya following the conclusion of the 2022 General Elections in Kenya. Business owners and executives among other professional figures were among candidates for seats in the Senate and National Assembly as well as Gubernatorial positions.
The software engineering interns will work with teammates to 'solve problems and build innovative software solutions'. Teammates include university students drawn from across the world.