Betty
Founder

Betty

Betty is a social entrepreneur, tech fun and head of business Development at Abetec Business Solutions. Betty helps leaders and entrepreneurs create a real and disruptive lasting change in the world. Her lack of satisfaction for status quo and love for creating social Impact, eradicating extreme poverty and desiring for a balanced fulfilled life made her quit the corporate world where she had spent 13 years both in the health and banking sector working in the marketing and business development department respectively.

Over the years she has learned to embrace her disruptive nurture. Betty believes there is always a better way to integrate work and life, this motivates her to share her philosophy with others through writing, coaching, and speaking. She believes that she can help many more people to find fulfillment in their lives by doing what they are passionate about and making a living out of it. Her passion for economic women empowerment, entrepreneurship, personal development, and technology illuminates fire beneath everything she does.

Today, Betty helps transform companies into successful brands, she is building a community of vibrant young innovators, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. In the past, she orchestrated programs like Digital literacy and skills development as a Champion for change 2016 /2017 with Intel(Women Alliance Project through World Pulse) and UN Women Empower Women respectively. She is currently building an online marketplace for entrepreneurs venturing in organic, natural and environmentally friendly products to help them become more visible in the market, find mentors in their sector and scale their business, the fire was ignited after she went through Africa Google Scholarship training, Y Combinator Startup school and YSI program. Keep in touch, we will give you a shout when we launch

You can learn more about Betty here and how you can join her world.(

  • Phone:+254734291117
  • Email:betty@abetec.co.ke

Advisory Board

Liz Guantai

Liz Guantai

Liz is a lawyer and a UN Women global champion for women’s economic empowerment. She has vast experience in women empowerment, human rights advocacy, legal aid and access to justice. She has an LL.M from the University of Cape Town and a post-graduate certificate in Human Rights and Sustainable Development from the University of Antwerp. She is a consultant and advisor on human rights, women and gender and sustainable development. She has worked meaningfully with faith-based and rural communities and was awarded among 100 exemplary African youth leaders at the 1st African Presidential Leadership Program in July 2019.
Bindumalini Krishnan
Co-founder, ShikshaDaan Foundation Certified Leadership Coach, Blogger and Public Speaker

Bindumalini Krishnan

An alumnus of ISB, Hyderabad, Bindu, has a rich and diverse career spanning over 23+ years that has been about making a difference and getting people to exceed their potential. Bindu spent 11.5 years with Aon Hewitt till March 2015 and was the Service Delivery Leader, APAC region in her last role with them. In addition, Bindu led the corporate social responsibility for Aon in India under the banner of Aon Cares during her 11.5 years career with them.

Bindu has extensive experience in leading large complex operations spread across several geographies, managing customer service organizations and leading change management initiatives. She has led a three part, three year transformational initiative called the “Destiny” series in one of the business units in Aon, that led to outstanding business results. As a leader she has an abiding passion for leadership development and coaching. There are several senior leaders who have been coached by Bindu during her stints with Pizza Corner, Wipro Spectramind and Aon Hewitt. As a leadership coach she is coaching several senior leaders. Bindu along with her husband has also designed and delivered training interventions for senior executives.

Bindu and her husband went bankrupt as entrepreneurs early in their life. They

struggled for many years to repay their dues. Many known and unknown people helped them get back on their feet and the idea of giving back to the community was born during that difficult period. To fulfill that life purpose, ShikshaDaan Foundation was setup in 2012. Currently Bindu

and Krishnan are on a multi year road trip titled “ShikshaDaan Yatra” to every district of India to advocate giving for education and identifying new partners for ShikshaDaan.

Bindu’s Specialities : Leadership Coaching; CSR; Women empowerment; Some of Bindu’s speaking assignments – Women’s Economic Forum, Mercer Consulting,Infosys, AT&T, Himachal Central University – MBA students, ISB forums, Chegg.Bindu’s views on women taking risks are captured in the book titled “Ready, Set … RISK”by Daniella Levitt

  • Phone:+919811305472
  • Email:bindukrishnan@shikshadaan.com
Onyango Onyango Allan.
Founder & CEO at Bathpreston Tech Center Certified Expert Level Instructor Trainer

Onyango Onyango Allan.

Allan Onyango is an IT Specialist with over 5 years’ experience and highly familiar with Cyber-Security Operations, Computer Networking Fundamentals, Switching, Routing, Wireless Essentials, Enterprise Networking, Network Security, Automation, Internet of Things (IoT) and Linux Operating Systems. Allan is also a Cyber-security Speaker.

Allan knew that the best way to create value in the twenty-first century was to connect creativity with technology. He built a company where leaps of the imagination were combined with remarkable feats of creativity, innovation, hands-on and apprenticeship.

At a time when Kenya is not producing sufficient jobs to keep pace with demographic changes, Allan stands as the ultimate icon of inventiveness and applied creativity by presenting an opportunity for the youth to dominate the current & future well-paying IT jobs by facilitating access to professional IT training to youths & IT graduates. This Bridges the skill gap to meet market demands & enhance their employability.

Allan holds a bachelor’s degree in Education in Science with Information Technology from Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology. He partook a Work-Integrated Learning on Biodiversity and Information Technology, at Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Cape Town, South Africa (2013).

He has achieved several industrial & Instructor Trainer certifications including CCNA (Cisco), CCNA Cyber Ops (Cisco), Instructor Trainer Qualification in ITE, CCNA, Cyber-Ops, & IoT (ITQ by Cisco), Internet of Things (Cisco) and HCIA-R&S (Huawei) among others.

Currently, Allan serves Kenyatta University and Technical University of Mombasa on part time appointment as a CISCO Instructor & Instructor Trainer in their Cisco Networking Academies. Allan has managed to bring in training opportunities for Kenyatta University through his networking & involvement in the County Government of Mombasa & CISCO Youth Training

Program (CGM-CISCO YTP). He was a Digital Literacy Trainer in the Kenya Youth Employment & Opportunities Project done by NITA, Kenyan Government and the World Bank.

Outside career, Allan is a basketball player and enjoys an impressive taste in music through singing and listening besides having participated in Church and University choirs as a bass singer. He also enjoys volunteering and selfless service to humanity with a family-based generosity hereditary from his parents.

His tale is instructive, humour and advisory, filled with lessons about innovation, character, leadership, and values.

  • Phone:0721682700
  • Email:onyango.onyangoa@gmail.com,

Team

MAUREEN MAGAK

MAUREEN MAGAK

A change maker in the community. She is the founder and director of Lend A

Voice Africa organization and has a long time experience in health, life skills, entrepreneurship and leadership training. She is also an entrepreneur using her passion to inspire and empower women and youth in the community. She loves teamwork and networking with like-minded people for a common goal. She believes that self awareness and confidence is the first step to achieve a personal goal and that people should push themselves beyond their comfort zones in order to achieve and be part of the change they want to see happen around them.At abetec she takes care of all life skills program to help you align well with the current demands of employers and succeed in your business

CHRISTINE AKINYI ODHIAMBO

CHRISTINE AKINYI ODHIAMBO

A BSC Computer Science undergraduate from Egerton University.Christine began her career at Kodcom technologies where she was an IT assistant for three months. Later she joined CCECC as an IT administrator where she is in charge of machine maintenance, software and hardware maintenance and any other IT services required. She also handles immigration processing of all documents needed by our expatriate staff since they are foreigners. Christine is an active community participants in areas of youth empowerment something that she embarked on after she graduated.Her passion to empower youths especially women come as result of the joblessness she faced immediately after school,every company she went they needed work experience and she realized many young girls where going through the same problems.At Abetec she is our technical and community lead.
JOSEPHINE ADETI

JOSEPHINE ADETI

A Telecommunications and Information Engineer by training. She is currently serving as the Head of Partnerships and engagements at Opportunity Desk where they are bridging the gap to education by connecting young people to global opportunities. Josephine is the founder of Awescribers, an early-stage startup that is working towards disrupting the education sector by stimulating the uptake of graphic illustrations as the alternative to engaging and interactive learning experiences. They make learning fun, engaging & inclusive. At Abetec she takes care of your marketing needs, creating visuals and animations that convert your leads to business