Safaricom head of corporate communications resigns to join Wikimedia Foundation
Wikimedia Foundation, Executive Director Katherine Maher made the announcement on her appointment on January 2018.
Mary-Anne ‘Kui’ Kinyanjui, who has been Safaricom’s head of corporate communications for over 3 years now is set to join Wikimedia Foundation as the VP of Communications from March this year.
Before joining Safaricom, Ms. Kinyanjui worked for IBM where she used to handle external relations for the company’s hardware unit for Africa and the Growth Markets, covering a total of 150 markets, a position she held for three years.
Prior to that, she worked at Nation Media Group as an ICT reporter for Business Daily, covering trends and news in the sector.
She has also previously worked at Ogilvy PR East Africa, where she primarily handled technology and FMCG clients, as well as PC World, where she served as editor.
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