Lucy Kirui – Chief Executive and Co-Founder GreenEdge Digital Africa Ltd
Lucy Kirui has over 18 years track record experience in Business and Strategy development, Consultancy, Marketing and Project Management with responsibility for P&L delivery, having worked with various companies in an executive role in Private Sector Corporations in the Service Industry such ScanAd Advertising, MCL Saatchi as well as leading Technology Companies including of Africa Online Ltd and Head of Mobile Division at 3Mice Interactive Media Ltd.
Lucy is the co- Founder of GreenEdge Digital Africa Ltd, an organization with over 10 years experience in‘ICT for Development’ Business Solutions, impacting the Micro-Enterprise Economic Sectors in Kenya and the East Africa Region. Her work involves business management and innovation in software applications systems, Content development and data management systems. Lucy has worked in over 40 assignments working with a wide range of institutions in the Private Sector, Government and the Donor Organizations. She has worked on‘ICT for Development’ assignments that include the Development and implementation of Supply Chain Automation solutions with various USAID and USDA (US Department of Agriculture) programmes in Kenya, the Development of Market Information Services under DFID and DANIDA programmes, and Development and implementation of ICT Tools for Women Micro-Enterprises with the World Bank.
Lucy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Nairobi. She is also graduate of Marketing Society of Kenya Program, and USAID Africa Leadership for Food Security Program. Lucy has contributed into several publications on ‘ICT for Development’ for issues pertaining to the growth of the Private Sector in Africa.
Lucy brings an entrepreneurial approach to solution development with management skills across teams that span multi-discipline skills, virtual teams across geographies and time zones, and enterprises that span from large corporate multinationals to rural micro-enterprises.