Paulo Mpokwa

Nationality: Tanzania
Organization Name: Fundi App
Impact Region: Eastern Africa
About the Social Business: Fundi App is an on-demand mobile application that connects customers with vetted handymen/women who provide different types of installation, repair and maintenance services for people living in urban/peri-urban areas in Tanzania.
About the Y&Y Fellow: Paulo is the Dare to Change Tanzania 2019 Award Winner with Fundi App. He is an innovative and passionate social entrepreneur with over 5 years of experience helping to build thriving communities in Africa, wholly committed to using distinguished approaches and new operating models to create social impact. He has experience working with mission-driven businesses and technology entrepreneurship to create a more inclusive, fair and sustainable world. As a former Head of Service for Zola Electric, he has led customer experience initiatives that led to solar electrification of 250,000 homes in Tanzania, Rwanda and the DRC. He is passionate about the use of emerging technologies in the fourth industrial revolution to drive improvements in different development sectors in Africa.

Paulo Mpokwa

Nationality: Tanzania
Organization Name: Fundi App
Impact Region: Eastern Africa
About the Social Business: Fundi App is an on-demand mobile application that connects customers with vetted handymen/women who provide different types of installation, repair and maintenance services for people living in urban/peri-urban areas in Tanzania.
About the Y&Y Fellow: Paulo is the Dare to Change Tanzania 2019 Award Winner with Fundi App. He is an innovative and passionate social entrepreneur with over 5 years of experience helping to build thriving communities in Africa, wholly committed to using distinguished approaches and new operating models to create social impact. He has experience working with mission-driven businesses and technology entrepreneurship to create a more inclusive, fair and sustainable world. As a former Head of Service for Zola Electric, he has led customer experience initiatives that led to solar electrification of 250,000 homes in Tanzania, Rwanda and the DRC. He is passionate about the use of emerging technologies in the fourth industrial revolution to drive improvements in different development sectors in Africa.