Rita Kimani

Co-Founder, Farmdrive

Rita Kimani is Co-founder and CEO of FarmDrive, an enterprise committed to improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers in Africa by using new data ­driven technology to increase the availability of capital. Rita is a young and ambitious change-maker, whose work focuses on leveraging technology to enable smallholder farmers in Africa to achieve sustainable livelihoods. Rita holds a First Class Honours, Bachelor of Science, Computer Science from the University of Nairobi and has proven expertise in conceptualizing and designing solutions for emerging economies and fostering scalable innovations.