Microsoft appoints Phyllis Migwi as new head for its Kenya operations

Phyllis Migwi, Country Manager Kenya at Microsoft

Microsoft appoints Phyllis Migwi as the Kenya Country Manager. Phyllis has an excellent track record as a business catalyst for driving growth in tech over the last two decades. She’s experienced in leadership, brand development, marketing and program management.

What does Phyllis bring to her new role at Microsoft?

Phyllis recently served as the Regional Hybrid Cloud & AI Leader-Africa Growth Market for IBM. She also held leadership roles in Fast Moving Consumer Goods and Information Communication Tech sectors in India, Europe, Africa and North America. She’s passionate about delivering efficient business models, growth strategies and ecosystem value creation.

“I am delighted to welcome Phyllis to the Microsoft Africa Regional Cluster team as the new Kenya Country Manager,” said Wael Elkabbany, Africa Regional Cluster General Manager.

“I am confident that her extensive experience in Tech in Africa will help us scale partner and business impact through the value of Microsoft Cloud. As a strong advocate of Africa’s potential, I believe that Phyllis is a critical addition in unlocking the unique opportunities.”

“I am thrilled to play my part in Africa’s economic growth story. To position Microsoft as the premier partner for that growth, while developing the leaders who will overcome challenges and build memorials for the future,” said Phyllis. She holds an MBA from Hult International Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce from Catholic University of East Africa.