The Everyday Leader

Conversations with leaders from across Africa’s companies, organizations, and governments about their experience managing teams and projects throughout their careers.

Cynthia Makunganya: Head of Malawi Operations, YellowHitting the ground running at a startup, building culture across large field teams, and finding ways to pursue social initiatives within your business …
Martin Gathuru: Director of Operations - East Africa, BridgeLeading with questions, overcoming operational constraints, and making data-driven decisions at scale
Seun Olafusi: People Operations Manager, Branch InternationalCollaborating on global remote teams, building a strong culture at tech companies, and reporting to two managers
Penina Kimani: Chief Digital Officer, Longhorn PublishersBuilding confidence early, aligning one's personal and company vision, and transitioning from startups to corporates
Charles Elioth: Senior Program Manager, AMIGetting started in the entrepreneurship space, using the workplace as a source of learning, and using open communication to navigate uncertainty.
Doris Muigei: Chief Growth Officer, YusudiLearning how to slow down, transitioning from HR to general management, and designing your own job description
Maurice Otieno: Executive Director, Baraza Media LabBuilding a dream team, applying sports lessons to the professional world, and the power of networking and community design
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