Mobile Technology Innovator and Anthropologist


  • Ken combines a paradoxical blend of humility and confidence. As a global pioneer and entrepreneur in mobile technologies across the developing world, he has the rare ability to transfer his knowledge through incredible story telling
    Daniel Epstein, Founder of the Unreasonable Group
  • Ken has been an invaluable public speaker and facilitator for Ashoka events on numerous occasions. Most notably he led a fantastically engaging session in Summer 2012 for a group of 15 young social entrepreneurs who were finalists in our pan-European Join our Core Changemakers competition ran in partnership with Ben & Jerry’s
    Rob Wilson, Ashoka UK Strategy Director
  • In his appearances on the Pop!Tech conference stage, Ken has mixed passion, clarity and humor to very effectively engage the audience. His innovative use of playful props and contests transforms conference participants into active advocates for Ken's larger goals. In short, he is an impactful speaker and thought leader
    Leetha Filderman, Pop!Tech President

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