Stephany Zoo (CHN/KE)

Stephany Zoo (CHN/KE)

Stephany Zoo (CHN/KE)

Stephany Zoo is Head of Marketing & Communication at BitPesa and Founder of the China Africa Tech Initiative, a company that aims to build peer-to-peer mentoring and greater knowledge/technology transfer between Asia and Africa. Stephany helped launch SAP’s flagship SME product in China and has consulted for a number of Chinese SOE’s, including Ping’An and China Telecom. Her passion project is Phoenix Risen, a nonprofit organization that brings men and women together to combat sexual violence and has active chapters in New York, Nairobi, and Shanghai.  Zoo has lived on three continents and currently splits her time between Nairobi, Cape Town, and Shanghai. She is an Advisory Council Member on Impact & Engagement for the World Economic Forum Global Shapers Community and is a Princeton graduate.