Former Country Leader at Microsoft Kenya Kendi Ntwiga has been appointed the Global Head of Misrepresentation at social media giant Meta based in Ireland.
She will be tasked with leading Meta’s Misrepresentation team under community products in global operations to drive the operational protocol to scale the organization’s enforcement of the community standards.
Kendi will work directly with cross-functional teams in Engineering and Product Development as well as other teams within Global Operations, to scale projects from inception to launch.
Previously, she worked as the General Manager of the East, West, and Central Africa Cluster at Check Point Software Technologies and held leadership roles at HP, Oracle, and Intel.
Kendi was recognised as an Emerging Leader in Innovation and Entrepreneurship by the US government through the TechWomen program. Kendi is the founder of She-Goes-Tech, an initiative that mentors young girls and women to take up STEM courses and remain in STEM careers. In 2019, she was named Top 40 under 40 woman leaders in Kenya.