Meet our Incubates
Alex Kiplimo established Iten Jua Kali from the passion he gained from watching his grandfather work in the ‘jua kali’ sector as a young boy. Kiplimo only managed to study up to class six as a result of his family’s financial struggles. As a grown man however, he needed to have some form of
Michael Otieno faced serious challenges in his youth due to lack of money to enable him complete his school. He dropped out of school in form two and enrolled at Kisumu Innovation Centre Kenya (KICK) where he quickly distinguished himself as an outstanding and hardworking young man.
Upon graduating from Kenyatta University, George Mochu found it extremely challenging to find employment in the city. He had always envisioned a white collar job after his Bachelor’s degree in Economics. However, this proved to be a daunting task as he only managed to secure two
Paul Kairu identified a gap in the energy needs of many Kenyans and set out to exploit the opportunity. He found that individuals as well as organisations needed a sustainable energy solution. He was also aware that poor waste management contributed to Kenya’s environment degradation.
Magiro Mini Hydro Power Plant
Mihuti Village in Murang’a County is like any other village in Kenya. Households still use kerosene lamps for lighting and fuel wood for cooking. Since most residents practice subsistence farming they have low disposable incomes. To meet their