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This event occurred on
March 31, 2012


Kangmi-Shopping centre
Kangemi-Shoping centre
Nairobi, 00200
Event type:
Activator (What is this?)
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Joel Macharia

Joel Macharia is an entrepreneur and the founder of Capital Associates, a private investment company, and the Money Academy, a firm that educates people on the best way to make, save and invest money. He is a serial entrepreneur, having started a used car sales company and several other small businesses. He briefly worked at Cellulant Corporation, leaving as the Head of Product Development. He sits on the board of Afrilink Entrepreneurs, a non profit organization.

Jack Nyawanga

Jack is a former street boy who now runs a Bone Factory in Kibera

Caren Wakoli

Caren Wakoli is a proudly Kenyan young woman with a quest to see Article 1 of the Universal Declaration Human Rights becoming real in the lives of all Kenyans; where all Kenyans live in dignity and have access to secure livelihoods. She has a Masters degree in International Studies from the University of Nairobi and a Bachelors degree in Communication and Sociology from the same University. She is also an Oakseed Leadership Executive Fellow from the Institute for National Transformation where she emerged the best student in Leadership Studies. While at the University of Nairobi, she was one of the longest serving student leaders having served in the union for three consecutive terms; starting off as Congress-lady, Gender affairs secretary and finished off as the Vice chair of the Union

Organizing team


Nairobi, Kenya

George Kevin

Nairobi, Kenya
  • George Kevin Otieno
    TEDxActivator Manager