AMI is hiring!

  Are you passionate about learning and talent development? Do you want to help African companies build effective workforces and thriving business? Do you want to help African managers and young professionals build their skills and develop rewarding careers? Then apply to join our fast-growing international team in Nairobi, Kenya. AMI is hiring a full-time Business … Continue reading AMI is hiring!

Partner News!


WANTED: East Africa’s Most Unreasonable Entrepreneur

Are you convinced that you have the entrepreneurial spirit and drive to improve the lives of millions of people in the region?

Accelerate your venture with customised training and support from over 50 seasoned mentors, ranging from a founder of 10 companies of which 3 have IPO’d for USD 1 billion each to an entrepreneur who has started a company that has lifted over 700,000 people out of poverty to a senior advisor to the World Bank, also founder of 4 companies with 20 years experience in the specialty food industry. In the process, build relationships with dozens of investors, funders and angels while living under the same roof with 14 other entrepreneurs dedicated to solving East Africa’s greatest challenges. Continue reading “Partner News!”

Interview with Designing for Impact course champion, Simon Peter Gana

Simon Peter Gana

Tell us about yourself and what you do?

I am Simon Peter Gana, an international education volunteer from the Philippines. I work as a Literacy and Numeracy Adviser at the Teacher Training College (TTC) De La Salle Byumba, Gicumbi District, Northern Province, Rwanda. I help TTC teachers further develop their professional teaching skills particularly in English and Math. I implement the project components Literacy, Language and Learning Initiative Project of USAID in cooperation with VSO Rwanda, KIE and EDC. Continue reading “Interview with Designing for Impact course champion, Simon Peter Gana”

Interview with AMI’s first Champion, Yomi Olufiade


Tell us about yourself and what you do.

I am Yomi Olufiade, a male of Nigerian extraction. I turn 39 on September 26 (a few days away from here). I am married to my lovely wife, ‘Funmilola and our union is blessed with three kids – a boy, ‘Fifunmi and two girls, ‘Fikemi and ‘Fikunmi. My first degree is in Electronic/Electrical Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria but today I work in the field of personal development consulting as a coach, speaker and trainer. And I’m also a pastor and Bible teacher. Continue reading “Interview with AMI’s first Champion, Yomi Olufiade”