AMI Membership Proposition


We’re excited to tell you about an exclusive new opportunity to accelerate your career or build your business. You are invited to become one of the first members of the African Management Initiative!

AMI now has over 10,000 managers, entrepreneurs and professionals in our network and we are growing fast.  In ten years we plan for this network to exceed one million highly competent people committed to driving Africa’s growth.

Our next step on this journey is to launch AMI membership during 2015, beginning with a pilot in Nairobi, Kenya.  We will be expanding to other regions later this year. Continue reading “AMI Membership Proposition”

Interview with Managing Money course champion, Amos Odero



Tell us about yourself and what you do?

I am Amos Odero, a financial consultant from Kenya. I work for Ramos partners which is a financial consulting firm providing financial and technical solutions to SMEs, NGOs, Investment Groups and Corporates.

Why did you choose to undertake Managing Money course? What did you like about it? What did you find difficult?

I took Managing money course so as to refresh and enhance my understanding of financial management and planning.  I liked the practical teaching approach and the examples used in drawing out the financial lessons. The Challenge that I faced during the course was time, but I was able to schedule my hours to cater for my learning. Continue reading “Interview with Managing Money course champion, Amos Odero”

How do I upgrade to get a certificate?

  Please click on Upgrade to get a certificate on My Courses page. Next, input your details (full name and email address) and click Submit.  A payment dashboard will appear with the following payment options: e-wallet, Visa, Mastercard, M-Pesa, Airtel Money, Equity and Co-op Bank. Please note that the plastic cards need to be enabled for international payments. Choose your preferred method and follow the … Continue reading How do I upgrade to get a certificate?

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”