Brian Munyao Longwe
Brian has been building critical internet infrastructure and networks across Africa for over 20 years. He has also been involved in pioneering multi-country mobile money, m-commerce and m-payment initiatives as well as rural ICT access and livelihood improvement programmes. He has facilitated the establishment of a venture capital fund serving the East African region as well as various initiatives aimed at boosting entrepreneurship and the startup ecosystem in Africa.
Brian has also been involved in Internet advocacy, lobbying for telecoms liberalization and championing the establishment of internet exchange points across Africa. He has built extensive contacts in the technology industry across the continent.