I am a designer and writer based in Nairobi, Kenya. All my activities are aimed at democratising  design and creative thinking so people in both high and low income countries achieve their full potential. You can find me on linkedin or follow me on twitter. Every 3 to 6 months, I send out a newsletter; feel free to sign up.

 
 

ACCELERATING CHANGE
THROUGH BRANDING

I want to see the day when social and sustainable enterprises outperform traditional ventures where value only accrues to the company. My weapon of choice: branding. My TED talk in 2015 is a 15 minute manifesto for branding as a tool to accelerate change. 

THE NEW BRANDING TOOLKIT IS OUT 

In March 2017, I published the second edition of our branding toolkit:  a guide to branding your social enterprise.  The toolkit was made possible by the support of 271 backers on Kickstarter. Get your copy now

 

Activities

The Brandling

My agency The Brandling builds brand thinking skills with social entrepreneurs across the world. / Visit The Brandling

 

Designistan

In 2013 I founded Designistan, which develops content and educational programs on design and creativity across cultures. / Read on

THNK 

I'm a graduate of THNK, the School for Creative Leadership. THNK develops creative leaders to create societal impact. / Visit THNK

WorksThatWork

I'm on the editorial board of WorksThatWork, a magazine documenting unexpected creativity across the world by people from all backgrounds to solve problems big and small. 

 

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