Our Team

Akinyi E. Odongo, O.G.W

Founder Fashion Agenda Africa (FAA)

Akinyi Odongo is a Fashion household and a brand name in the global fashion industry. As a leader and talent nurturer, she has attained high stakeholding forte in mentoring fashion leaders and entrepreneurs locally regionally and globally.
Akinyi has over 20years successful experience in leading and managing within the fashion industry while administering and applying her blue print principles in her work ethics.
She is a strategic & innovative business owner and partner with expertise in managing cross sectional areas in fashion industry, including entrepreneurial, technical, academia mentoring, coaching and business engineering and reengineering process with a high relationship stakeholding management in both corporate, SME’s, public, private and international bodies.
Akinyi brings a wealth of experience in Fashion Creation, leadership and management, coaching and speaking engagement, mentoring and directing in business strategy, board and institutional formation &management.
Akinyi holds multiple leadership roles as the First & current Chairperson of Kenya Fashion Council, she has founded Fashion Agenda Africa, Akinyi Odongo KENYA TM, MEFA Institute of Designs, Wana Watindo including other start ups.

In her latest active role with Kenya fashion Council as the first Chairperson of the council she has been credited with the formation and pioneering the Council’s agenda, advocacy of the vision, forging partnership and creating awareness of its goal in the past 4 years till to date.

Paul Ndirangu Simiyu (CPAK)

Finance

Currently pursuing Masters in Business administration (Finance) JKUA, and Certificate in Human Resource Management (CHRM). Holds Bachelor of Art degree in Sociology and History. Over 15 years’ experience in Finance and administration. Consulted vastly in Business projections, Set-up in accounting systems, a Trainer in accounts related fields. He has worked with private firms, Not for profit entities, churches and startups. He is an active member of ICPAK.