Before that she was a Principal Product Manager at Vodafone Group based in London in the UK where she spent 2 years focusing on M-Pesa commercial and strategy for emerging markets, product development and new markets launches.
Prior to joining Vodafone, Topy had worked as a Senior Manager at Bharti Airtel Group where she led the rebranding of value added services across 16 countries after Airtel acquired Zain’s Africa Business. She has over 9 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry and has held a number of strategy, operations, technology and business transformation roles. She had also worked in the banking sector with Barclays Bank of Kenya and Uganda as an IT Professional.
Topy holds an MBA from INSEAD that she undertook after being awarded a Nelson Mandela Scholarship, a first class honors in Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from Jomo Kenyatta University and a Higher Diploma in Management of Information Systems from Strathmore University. She is also an alumnus of Alliance Girls’ High School