By Judith Gicobi
Beginning on September 1, 2022, Cynthia Karuri will serve as the Chief Enterprise Officer at Safaricom.
Karuri will take over from Kris Senanu, who left his position in May of this year, according to a tweet sent by Safaricom on Wednesday, August 24.
Prior to this, she worked at American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T Inc.), where she served as Senior Director, Enterprise Mobile and IoT Technologies, a post she has held since 2019.
She worked with AT&T Inc. for 19 years, holding a variety of managerial and leadership positions.
“With over 20 years’ experience in the Telecommunications sector, Cynthia has a wealth of knowledge in various crafts, including Business Strategy, Industrial IoT, Enterprise Technology Solutions, Executive Advisory & Decision Support, Operational Excellence & Process Reengineering,” Safaricom tweeted.