Alix Grubel (Kenyabuzz)

May 5, 2017, 6 p.m.

About this event

May is Female Founders Month and we are hosting Alix Grubel of Kenyabuzz.

If you live in Kenya you’ve definitely heard of or looked up your events and movies info through Kenyabuzz.

Having started 10 years ago, the events and lifestyle platform was founded by Alix Grubel and has been recently acquired by the Nation Media Group, a move that will see Kenyabuzz experience exponential growth and expansion. The main source of income on Kenyabuzz is online advertising and revenue generated through ticketing of events and movies.

Before started Kenyabuzz, Alix had worked in the Health Sector for many years, having served as a Program Officer for 2 years at John Snow Incorporated, a Regional Health Officer for USAID for 7.5 years and as a Kenya Country Director for IntraHealth International for 2 years. Her transition from employment to starting the business came from identifying a need in the Kenyan market which she addressed through the inception of Kenyabuzz.

Event Program:

6.00 PM: Networking and Drinks

7.00 PM : The Fireside Chat 

8.00 PM: More Networking

PS. You can get a better deal on your advance ticket through Kenyabuzz


Alix  Grubel (Kenyabuzz)

Alix Grubel


Alix Grubel is a stoic lady, experienced in and passionate about providing high quality online and print content. With 10 years’ experience in the industry, Alix will let us in on the secret of what works and what doesn’t in the entrepreneurial journey from starting a business on the diningroom table to joining a corporate giant

May 5, 2017
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Metta Nairobi
Belgravia Suite 6A, 14 Riverside
Nairobi, 00100
6:00 pm Networking and Food
7:00 pm Fireside Chat
8:00 pm Networking

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Betty Mutimba

Betty Mutimba

Startup Grind

Nairobi Director
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Caroline Akoth

Caroline Akoth

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Chapter Co-Director
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Lisa Ocharo

Marketing Manager
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Muthoni Njoki

Muthoni Njoki

Startup Grind Nairobi

Production Lead
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