Speakers

David Kariuki
ICT Manager - KETRACO
Experienced ICT Manager with nearly 16 years experience in ICT projects delivery gained in both private and public sector. Skills include systems life cycle management, infrastructure planning and operations, ERP implementation, developing high performance teams, advising senior management level and setting objectives and strategies for the IT department. Co-led a team that designed and implemented ERP solution that won the SAP Gold Mark awards 2016- Africa and EMEA region for KETRACO.
Dan Kwach
General Manager - East Africa Data Centre
Francis Mwangi
CIO - Zindua Technologies
I am a Technology Executive with over 10 years of experience in delivering enterprise-wide projects within scope, on time, and on budget while cutting costs, spearheading ROI-focused projects, and bridging the gap between business and technology to realize essential integration. I have done all these and much more under a variety of professional hats- working as Head of IT, System Support Engineer, and IT Administrator.
Allan Juma
Information Security Governance Engineer - Jubilee Insurance
Allan Juma is an IT Security and Governance Engineer at Jubilee Insurance. His role includes recommending, implementing, and monitoring technology related security procedures to secure the company’s Technology and Information Systems as well as ensuring compliance to ISO 27001 Standards. He has over 8 years’ experience having worked in the systems and compliance environment for major insurance companies in the country. He holds a Bachelor of Business Information Technology from Jomo Kenyatta University of Science and Technology and certifications in the security field.
Jimmy Mwangi
Creative Director - Alternative Agency
Caroline Gitonga
Customer Experience Solution Engineer - Oracle Kenya & East Africa
Caroline is on a mission to help organisations build successful customer experience programs that always put customers first. Trained as an engineer, she has an interesting 14 year background in healthcare, financial services, product development, project management and system implementation which provides her customers with unique advantages. She helped build the first Software Quality Assurance company in the East Africa region thereby helping many businesses start to reduce production costs, reduce business risks and increase customer satisfaction. She’s actively engaged in mentoring programs where she aims to share her passion with young people especially in development of STEM programs – “the next best STEM workers need to come from Kenya. This will greatly improve our global competitiveness as a people and a nation”, she says. She’s currently working at Oracle as a Customer Experience Solution Engineer where she’s supporting businesses build customer experiences that lead to value.
Jacqui W. Stewart
Head of Digital & Innovation - I&M Bank
Jacqui W. Stewart - With over 15 years in professional experience in software development in research, higher education and financial sector. Jacqui provides thought leadership on marketing trends grounded in innovation and digital technology. She is responsible for delivering the strategy and the initiatives that outline the future bank for I&M, embracing new working methodologies (Agile, Scrum, DevOps) and exploring new lines of business in an open ecosystem environment.
Robert Ipomai
Head of ICT - Pioneer Insurance
Gagan Hayer
CEO - InsureAfrika
Specialties: Web Analytics, Search engine optimization (SEO), Search engine marketing (SEM), Online lead generation
Samuel Kariuki
Head of IT Innovation - Britam
A versatile, analytical and result oriented self-starter with a solid academic background in Information Technology and Project Management coupled with over 15 (15+) years’ experience in delivery of high stakes projects within the financial services industry.
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