Fawzia Ali is the Tribe Lead for the Mobile Data Tribe. This is a new role. Prior to this, Fawzia was the Head of Consumer Digital Products and Services at Safaricom where she has worked for 14 years. She is passionate about learning new things and in being able to convert a customer passion point into a commercial opportunity that is sustainable. She has transitioned from finance to sales, marketing and now product development. In this role, she was responsible for establishing a sustainable content business for Safaricom supported by digital channels (app and web). This was an exciting role that required us to first establish the key consumer passion points and areas of focus; we started with 5 (gaming, video, news, music, education). Building sustainable business models and consumer propositions was a key enabler to drive content uptake as well as customer engagement. Partnerships was a critical factor of success and this continues to be an area of focus as we engage and connect with more partners (content providers, platform providers, skill set support, etc.)
Rachel Nguli is a Digital Financial specialist with decades worth of experience in mobile money and online payments in Africa.
Rachel has worked with intra and entrepreneurs to found and grow their business using online and mobile money to create efficiencies that translate to maximum return on investment
Catherine is an experienced Senior Strategy Manager at Safaricom PLC, with a focus in Media and Content. Demonstrated 13 years of experience working in the TV & Media content space and 6 years in the Telecommunication industry developing strategies and driving new business in new Media. A seasoned Media and Content professional skilled in content acquisition, channel management, deal making & negotiation, strategic content partnership management and business development.
Passionate about New Media & Entertainment and currently championing the untapped growth in the video industry.