Africa Entrepreneur Conference ( AEC) an African-based and African founded organization whose focus is to provide growth and stability for African Entrepreneurs and their businesses has appointed Caroline Kusimba as it’s Country Director in Kenya. Based in Nairobi, Caroline will be working closely with strategic partners and the local AEC team to continue the organization’s focus on providing growth and stability for African Entrepreneurs and their businesses, strengthening brand equity and attracting other strategic partners in Kenya.
She will also focus on delivering more youth and female led business interventions
Caroline’s appointment reinforces the strength of Africa Entrepreneur Conference’s commitment to promote entrepreneurship for job and wealth creation across the African continent and to build the people who build the businesses that build and transform Africa.
Commenting on her appointment, the President of Africa Entrepreneur Conference, Charles Anyomi said; ” Afripreneur Conference has a continent wide plan and the structure is to have Country Directors to forster operations and Caroline Kusimba has the experience and the expertise to drive our organization’s goals and ambitions in Kenya”
Caroline is a seasoned Kenyan Entrepreneur and Founder/ CEO of Swirl Laundry and Dry Cleaners. A commercial laundry business that offers a supply of wash and return services to hotels, events, serviced apartments, health clubs and many other industries that require a full linen service.
As a trained profession in the airline industry Caroline brings to her business the strength of excellent customer service. She is able to steer her team to greater heights by tapping on her 15 years of experience in management and leadership roles gained during her stint at National Bank of Kenya, Uchumi Supermarkets Limited, and Kenya Airways.
Caroline has a Mentorship company, Root Crowd Management, a company she co-founded that helps startups bring their business ideas to life and walks the entrepreneurial journey
with the mentees.
Caroline is also a trained facilitator in World Class Operations with a focus on Team Work, Focused Improvement, 5s Principles, Leading and Managing change and Focused Improvement. She’s also the Administrative Manager of Titan Dynamics Ltd, an organization that offers medical insurance to individuals in the SME sectors.
Caroline is a re-knowned resource mobiliser and the team Leader of the Follow Up Team for Capital Stewardship Campaign at Nairobi chapel.She was formerly the President of Trailblazer Chapter in profit Network, a business mentoring network that mentors small and medium size businesses to optimize their potential
Commenting on her appointment, Caroline Kusimba said; ” I see this appointment as another opportunity to serve my continent and help build young Entrepreneurs”