Based in Rwanda. He is Co-Founder and Senior Partner of One Acre Fund since 2007. Under his direct leadership in Rwanda, OAF has grown to +130,000 clients farming households with +1,000 full-time employees. He has spent over 10 years in living and working in East Africa. In 2015, he won the Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research, a World Food Prize Foundation award, effectively a ‘Nobel Prize’ for Agriculture.
Based in London. George is an early stage investor at LocalGlobe, a seed fund started by Robin & Saul Klein. In the past George worked as an Associate at Index Ventures in London, supporting the growth of seed and early-stage portfolio companies. In 2012, George co-founded a start-up in Brussels and London called Kicktable. George is also a former management consultant with Bain & Company.
Based in Kampala. George is law graduate from Warwick University and Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt. George is Company Secretary, Manager legal and regulatory at Eaton Towers, a leading telecom tower company in Africa. Previous to this an Associate at AF Mpanga Advocates (part of Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group), with a main focus on acquisition financing. George was recently involved in the acquisition deal of Orange Group by Africell in Uganda.
Based in San Francisco. Kevin is an ex-Google Software Engineer and Founder of Cambly, a start-up that provides on-demand access to English tutors. The company is based in San Francisco. He holds a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from Boston University and is an 2014 alumni of the prestigious Y-Combinator accelerator program. Kevin is also a world traveller and discovered SafeBoda in March 2015 during a trip in East Africa.