Tesh is an award-winning young business leader, designer, technology entrepreneur and wanderer who lives to blend commerce and technology. He is a creative and strategic thinker from both a product and commercial perspective; experienced in building startups in the African scene.
Tesh is the Co-founder & Managing Director of Mesozi Inc, a provider of integrated business and technology software. The flagship product, MarketForce, a custom-built, affordable, sales force management software solution is currently used by over 10,000 sales reps in the Sub-Saharan Africa region.
As an avid adventure seeker, Tesh also co-founded Cloud9xp.com, which helps travellers to easily discover and book the best leisure experiences, at the best price, across Africa through web and mobile. Cloud9xp was among 11 African startups to be selected to the Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa program in 2018 and was also featured among the Top 30 Demo Africa startups in 2018. Cloud9xp also featured among the Top 100 StartUp Istanbul 2018 across Europe, Asia and Africa; and grabbed first place at the Connected Kenya Oracle Innovation Awards 2018 – Tourism Category.
Prior to founding Mesozi Inc, Tesh was the Founder and Creative Director of a creative design and printing agency, Tesh Technologies Limited, a venture he started at the age of 18.
He is an Alibaba and UN Fellow 2019, was awarded Top 25 under 25 Entrepreneurs in Kenya in 2015, and nominated Techpreneur of the Year 2017 in the FOYA awards. He is a graduate of Computer Science from the University of Nairobi.
Through this blog, I share about my journey as a technology entrepreneur, the adventures I undertake, the people I meet, the books I am reading, and what I am learning; as an african trep (a young business mogul).
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