MD, Microsoft Africa Development Center
Jack Ngare is the Managing Director at Africa Development Centre, Microsoft in Kenya. He has more than 15 years of experience in the telecoms, technology, financial industry and fintech industries. Prior to working at Africa Development Centre, he held others positions including Managing Director at Equity Bank's fintech arm, Finserve Africa, Chief Technical Officer at Equity Bank where he led the convergence of banking products on to the Equitel SIM card and their digital channels from the legacy banking channels. He has also been the Head, Technology Operations and Regional Information Risk and Security at Stanbic Bank as well as spending seven years at British Telecom with assignments in the UK, Saudi Arabia, Peru and Japan. Jack has Master’s degree in Management from Harvard University, a Master’s degree in advanced Computer Science and a Bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Leicester.