Bryan Kariuki

Chief Digital Officer

Bryan serves as Chief Digital Officer at Copia Global, responsible for influencing the Digitisation of our market as foundational to the future of commerce here, for rolling out of Digital Financial Services, and for working with our Global Head of Product to build Customer Experience led Product offerings. Prior to this Bryan served as Managing Director at Mawingu Networks, a Microsoft backed connectivity business for rural areas, primarily overseeing Fundraising and Partnerships.
Bryan has worked across the technology value chain, with a focus on solving the fundamental and exciting challenges associated with making technology relevant for underserved markets in Africa. This includes advising mature organisations in Africa on technology strategy while at McKinsey and Company, to launching e-commerce start-ups in South Africa and Kenya while at Rocket Internet (Jumia), to transforming the operational model for a travel agency from offline to online while running Travelstart in East Africa, to scaling a mobile commerce business while CEO at Cellulant Kenya.