Who are we?
AkiraChix is a not for profit organisation that aims to inspire and develop a successful force of women in technology who will change Africa’s future.Founded in April 2010, AkiraChix aims to be the leading women’s network impacting technology in Africa. It’s programs are developed to reach young women at different levels, those in Primary School, High School and University, those working in technology and those who wish to have a career in technology, making it an effectively wholesome program.
co-founder and Community building director at AkiraChix.
Dorothy is responsible for communications and public affairs, East and Francophone Africa at Google. In her role she works crossfunctionally to help communicate with journalists and other thought leaders in the region; devises specific communications materials and campaigns; engages in facetoface meetings with commentators and other opinion formers;… Read More
Wambura Kimunyu studied at the University of Nairobi School of Journalism as well as Kenyatta University, where she attained a Bachelor of Education (French).
Wambura is a professional with over 3 years of experience in management within the cutting edge IT sector. She also has a background in senior management experience within the nonprofit field. Read More