Betty Mutimba

About Me

Betty is Africa Regional Director for Startup Grind and runs the Nairobi chapter. Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting founders in 200 cities. She worked at Fezah as Business Operations Lead in Nairobi. Fezah is a Ugandan startup that provides the simplest way to book a musician, band or DJ for your events. Previously, Betty co-founded Valuraha, a technology startup aimed at spreading financial literacy.

My blog posts

Sauti Sol: The Rebirth of the Artist Entrepreneur in Africa

We can find little online on how to become an artist entrepreneur. Startup Grind Nairobi hosted Marek Fuchs, Sauti Sol Entertainment CEO. He helped us explore the unconventional entrepreneur - the artist.

Celebrating Female Founders with Gina Din, PR Superstar, at Startup Grind Nairobi

May is a special month for the Startup Grind community, when we celebrate the female entrepreneur. We are constantly asked how we face the challenge of the gender gap in our communities and what we are doing to make our events more inclusive of women. There is no easy answer to this, what we do know is incredible female entrepreneurs are EVERYWHERE. For the third year in a row we are facing that challenge head on and dedicating the month of May to our campaign for female entrepreneurship.

[SG Nairobi] Google-Kenya Country Manager on Digital Content

What comes to your mind when someone mentions Google? If you're powering through your inbox, it would be GMail. Or might you think of YouTube? Or could you think of content?