Find The Africa Channel

Enter your zip code or select a country to see if The Africa Channel is available in your area.


Ghanaian Venture Capitalist Invests in Restaurants and Nightclubs in Kenya

Mfonobong Nsehe | Forbes   in 
February 18, 2015

Ghanaian-born Kris Senanu is the Managing Director of Access Kenya Group, one of Kenya’s largest Internet service providers. Senanu, 41, started off his career at Access Kenya 14 years ago as a sales executive, and rose through the ranks to his current position. Throughout his career life with the company, he has been a key resource person in the organization’s growth through listing on the Nairobi Stock Exchange as the first publicly listed ICT firm, its subsequent de-listing and a later compulsory buyout by Japanese IT group Dimension Data Holdings.

But Senanu is also a venture capitalist and is the founder of Blackrock Capital Investments- an investment company that invests primarily in entertainment clubs and African-themed restaurants in East Africa. Blackrock Capital’s portfolio includes prominent nightclubs in Kenya such as Tribeka and Sky Lounge and Nairobi’s most popular West African restaurant, Mama Ashanti Restaurant, amongst others…


Related Posts