Jessica Colaço


Jessica Colaço is the research lead at iHub Research and manager at iHub, Nairobi’s tech innovation hub. A self-proclaimed mobile technology evangelist, Jessica is the founder of Mobile Boot Camp Kenya and co-founder of AkiraChix, an association that inspires and develops women in technology in Africa. A TEDGlobal Fellow in 2009, she has been named one of the top 40 women under 40 in Kenya’s business scene by Business Daily in both 2009 and 2011. Jessica’s goal is to put Kenya on the map for technology achievements and spur innovation within the country.