Peter Otieno

Peter has a background in Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, his experience involves scaling up and adoption of Technology Driven Solutions in different markets such as Kenya, South Africa, Zambia Malawi, Rwanda, Ethiopia through different digital platforms Leap and M-jali. His different roles in Amref Health Africa have seen him managing operations, delivery and technology driven projects, where he has dealt with entities from different sectors such as Ministries of Health and Government institutions, Corporate and Regulatory bodies.

He is a Professional Member of the Chartered Institute for IT (MBCS) and has contributed in
development of the National Digital Health Strategy in Kenya, Expert Panel for Digital Health
for NCDs in LMICS’ through a study conducted by Novartis Foundation. A comparative study that is
looking at training differently able CHWs using Digital Health Technology and an entrepreneurship
program in partnership with University College London where we provided training and an ecosystem
to enable different organizations provide contextualized Assistive technology Products in Sub Saharan Africa.