Marie-Anne ‘Kui’ Kinyanjui leaves IBM for Safaricom


Marie-Anne ‘Kui’ Kinyanjui
Marie-Anne ‘Kui’ Kinyanjui

After a three-year stint, Kui Kinyanjui has left IBM (where she used handle external relations for the company’s hardware unit for Africa and the Growth Markets, covering a total of 150 markets) and joined Safaricom as Senior Manager, Corporate Communications.

As former journalist, Kui has vast experience across the communications landscape having worked over the last 14 years across formal newsroom settings, PR agencies and corporate environments – all with a strong focus on the tech sector.

Prior to IBM, Kui was at Nation Media Group where she was an ICT reporter for Business Daily, covering trends and news in the sector. Kui 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. She has also freelanced for a number of both local and international publications. Kui also has a special interest in Social Media and its impact on communications globally.