Microsoft appoints Phillis Migwi to lead operations in Kenya

Microsoft has appointed Phyllis Migwi as Country Manager for Kenya.

Phyllis has a track record of leadership and business catalyst known for driving technology growth over the past two decades.

She has experience in strategy and operations management, brand development, marketing and program management.

Phyllis most recently served as Regional Hybrid Cloud & AI Leader-Africa Growth Market for IBM.

Previously, she held leadership positions in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods and Information Communication Technology sectors in India, Europe, Africa and North America.

Migwi is 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 Country Manager for Kenya. I am confident that her extensive technology experience in Africa will help us scale the business impact of partners and customers through the value of the Microsoft cloud. As a strong advocate for Africa’s potential, I believe Phyllis will be a crucial addition in unlocking the unique opportunities on the continent,” said Wael Elkabbany, General Manager, Africa regional cluster.

“I am very excited to have the opportunity to contribute my part to Africa’s economic growth story. Positioning Microsoft as the leading partner for that growth while developing the leaders who will meet the challenges of today and create monuments for the future,” said Phyllis.

She holds an MBA from Hult International Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce from the Catholic University of East Africa.

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