Akinyi Ochieng is a Director at the Africa Expert Network, where she advises leading Africa startups on media and investor relations in the United States and Europe. A prolific writer on African business and politics, Akinyi's work has appeared in NPR, Slate, Quartz, Forbes Middle East, and more. Akinyi has worked with leading multinationals in the food and cosmetics industries across six African countries and advised non-profits and start-ups on business development, communications, supply chain management, and sustainability. She holds an MSc from the London School of Economics and a BA from Yale University.
Current position: Director, Africa Expert Network