Kevin Mutiso, 30, is the co-founder and CEO of Alternative Circle, which has developed a Kenyan Mobile based app “SHIKA” that enables individual’s access credit through their mobile phones as well as provide financial institutions a platform on which they can lend their customers. Alternative Circle recently raised a seed capital of 1.1 Million USD.
Previously, Kevin was the CEO of a leading Micro Finance Institution a company that offers loans to small and medium enterprises. He served in this position for 5 years before departing to start Alternative Circle. He has also worked at a Senior Relationship Manager and as an Investment Manager in the past.
Kevin has completed a number of programs at the Strathmore Business School including Owner Management Program, Entrepreneur studies, and the Master Negotiator Program. He has also been nominated for the Business Daily Top 40 under 40.