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Sheilah Birgen

Sheilah Birgen

Kenyan Representative, The Africa Innovation Policy Task Force, i4Policy

Sheila Birgen manages iHub and World Bank’s joint acceleration programme for East African startups. Under her leadership the incubator m:Lab was listed in the top 10 best accelerators 2015-2017 in the World by UBI Global Benchmark and the only accelerator from a developing country. She has worked with 20+ international organizations as partners; they included World Bank, Spider, USAID, HIVOs, Intel, Samsung, Nokia, Google, Facebook, Governments(Kenya, Finland) to mention a few. An entrepreneurship guest lecturer at Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications, her educational background is in communications and social entrepreneurship, currently awaiting graduation of 2 MBAs. Sheila has Spoken in 40+ International Conferences and travelled to 20+ countries. Her recent projects are in the development and humanitarian sectors.


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