OLX Soma Awards 2017

SOMA Judge – Brian Mung’ei

Brian Mung’ei has over 8 years experience in the Kenyan digital space. Previously, he has been involved in setting up one of the first locally-owned digital agencies in Kenya, worked with an NGO. Most recently he has been leading the Digital Communication and Social Media strategy for Safaricom where he has been instrumental in rolling out award-winning and stand out digital campaigns and projects over the last 4 years for East Africa’s most profitable company. He is now a Director at Novato Africa, a Kenyan company that develops robust digital-led strategic and technical communication solutions for Private and Government institutions.

Mr Mung’ei is an active AIESEC Alumni who graduated from Kenyatta University with a BSc in Software Engineering and in currently in the process of completing an MBA in Strategic Management. He is considered one of Kenya’s leading digital strategists and is well respected in digital media and corporate communication circles. He is focused on growing the use of digital and new media as the leading channel for crisis communication and stakeholder engagement through focus on emerging technologies and digitally-focused business strategies.

He is always live on Twitter under the handle @Mungei – follow him to get a peak into his mind and interests.