Kevin Mutiso - Chair 1



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Kevin is an accomplished business leader and entrepreneur. He is currently the Board Chair of the Digital Lenders Association of Kenya (DLAK), and the CEO of Alternative Circle Technology Solutions – Kenya. He is the Co-Founder and Non – Executive Director at Grab and Go Africa Limited.

He holds a Master Negotiator Program and Executive Program Strathmore Business School, and has undertaken an Owner Manager Program (OMP) from the same school.

He also has notable awards and achievements under his belt from Business Daily’s 40 Under 40. While at Alternative Circle, he led the company to being one of the global top 20 finalists at KPMG Global Fintech, making it the only African company from the continent to qualify and the first ever African to be selected by Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS),

Kevin participated in the Innotribe Startup Challenge in Mauritius where he was selected as one of Africa’s Top 12 start – ups. He was selected as one of Africa’s Top 100 start-ups in the Finance Indaba Conference (largest conference of its kind in Africa) in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was also selected as one of the 35 startups in Africa to go to the Alibaba Headquarters in Hangzhou China, as part of a joined program by Alibaba Group and United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNTCTAD). Kevin was further selected as top 15 most promising startups in 2018 during Nairobi Innovation week and was also selected as top 16 qualifiers for the country’s first ever Fintech Challenge which was the first African award ever.

His past employment has been with Origins Investment Group Advisors as the Senior Relationship Manager, Mali Rahisi as a Senior Investment Officer and Suntra Investment Bank as an Intern. Kevin has served at Samchi Credit Limited – Kenya as the Co- Founder and Chief Executive Officer and Suzie Beauty Limited as an observer on the Board of Directors. He has also served as the CEO and Co- Founder at Alternative Circle – Kenya

In community Service, Kevin has also done Community and Volunteer work at Aga Khan University Hospital, assisting nurses feed patients, change linen and take patients for walks. He also mentors young people aspiring to do business and has given them access to his network and as well assists the main committee on various functions at Muthaiga Country Club such as event organizing and balloting of new members. He is also a member of METTA Entrepreneurship Club, Emerging Entrepreneurs Network and Project Hope.