Elvis is a passionate, talented, result-driven individual with mixed skill set to prove his capabilities as a champion. Great personality with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, dedicated to fostering a working environment that motivates and encourages collaboration. Interested in all that is data, mobile development and digital literacy with aims of effective empowerment and development in ICT4D.
Elvis is currently the CRM | Manager for Jumia Kenya, Africa's Number #1 On-line Store and leader in e-Commerce in Africa.
Prior to joining Jumia, he worked with iHub, an Innovative Hub for Technologist, primarily focusing on driving local Tech Research in East Africa. He was part of a team known as Umati Project Team. Where user insights were drawn from social media, mainstream media and all other on-line apparatus within the on-line space. Umati has conducted a unique, first ever on-line hate speech monitoring in the "WORLD."
Elvis boosts as passionate about ICT literacy development having worked with Voices of Africa -for Sustainable development, Ipsos Synovate - A global research firm. Also worked for Softcall Communications and Next Technologies.
Elvis strives to make ICT effective in Africa and make technology relevant, usable and useful in the everyday life of Africa users.
Elvis holds a BSc in Software Engineering from University of Eastern Africa Baraton, Kenya.
Member of Accenture Open Education Team.
Member of ICT for Development (ICT4D) learning Network.
Member of Ushahidi Community.
Member of iHub Community.
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