Sylvia Mukasa is Founder & CEO of GlobalX Investments Ltd (GlobalX Innovation Labs), whose mission is to Make Innovations Happen using Emerging Technologies. She believes in sustainable solutions and empowering entrepreneurs to imagine, design and create a better world.
She is a fellow of the US Department of State’s Silicon Valley based TechWomen Program launched by Hillary Clinton. For her work, she earned a special mention in the closing speech of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2015 by Maria Contreras-Sweet, former US Government’s Lead Minister on Entrepreneurship and member of President Obama’s cabinet.
Sylvia has served as Country Co-Founder/Chapter Lead (Kenya) for Women in Tech Africa, the largest female technology focused group in Africa that won the UN’s EQUALS in Tech Award, Leadership Category in 2018.
She has served as Next Einstein Forum (NEF) Ambassador (Kenya); a platform that connects science, society and policy in Africa and the world. She is a BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt Responsible Leader since 2019.