Mr. Benjamin Makai
Benjamin Makai is the Senior Manager for the Technology for Development for Safaricom. In this role, he leads a team of innovators responsible for leveraging on technology to create, develop, adopt and integrate new concepts, products, and practices for public goods. These innovations address social, cultural, economic and environmental needs.
Previously he was the Programme Manager for Computer Aid International covering Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, and occasionally Nigeria and Ghana (Africa Demand team). The key result areas for this role were a number of new channels partners onboarded, identification and profiling of new channel partners by country as well as delivering value proposition in line with Computer Aid. He has received executive training from Harvard Business School and Strathmore University and a Bachelor of Science from Egerton University.