People

Global experience matched with local knowledge

DFS Lab Team

Jake Kendall

jake@cariboudigital.net

Jake Kendall

Partner
Stephen Deng

stephen@cariboudigital.net

Stephen Deng

Partner
Dan Kleinbaum

dan@cariboudigital.net

Dan Kleinbaum

Entrepreneur in Residence
Alina Kaiser

alina@cariboudigital.net

Alina Kaiser

Communications and Marketing Manager
Jamie Radice

jamie@novelcomms.com

Jamie Radice

Media Relations Manager

Advisors

Phil Libin

Phil Libin

Co-founder & CEO, All Turtles Senior Advisor, General Catalyst Co-founder & former CEO, Evernote
Matt Flannery

Matt Flannery

Co-founder of Kiva & Branch
Anna Gincherman

Anna Gincherman

VP, Strategic Partnerships & Business Development at Women's World Banking
Jacki O’Neill

Jacki O’Neill

Emerging Markets Technology Expert at Microsoft Research
Ben Lyon

Ben Lyon

DFS Lab Co-founder and Founder of Hover, Senior Advisor
Nick Hughes

Nick Hughes

Co-founder, M-KOPA, LLC

Venture Liaisons

Hilda Moraa

Hilda Moraa

Founder & CEO of Pezesha, based in Nairobi, Kenya
Prince Boakye Boampong

Prince Boakye Boampong

Founder of Spektra Inc, based in Nairobi, Kenya
Pamitra Wineka

Pamitra Wineka

Co-founder & President of TaniGroup, based in Jakarta, Indonesia
Benjamin Fernandes

Benjamin Fernandes

Co-Founder & CEO of NALA, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Jessica Osborn

Jessica Osborn

Senior Manager at Caribou Digital, based in Maputo, Mozambique
Luke Kyohere

Luke Kyohere

Founder & CEO, Beyonic, based in Washington, DC, USA
Owais Zaidi

Owais Zaidi

Co-Founder & CEO of The Hive & Credit Fix, based in Islamabad, Pakistan
Sara Oon

Sara Oon

Partner, NISK Capital, based in Kigali, Rwanda
Anda Ngcaba

Anda Ngcaba

Blockchain Portfolio Manager at Ngcaba Family Office, based in Johannesburg, South Africa
Elizabeth Berthe

Elizabeth Berthe

partner at MicroSave, based in Dakar, Senegal
Raunak Kapoor

Raunak Kapoor

Senior Manager - Digital Financial Service at MicroSave, based in Jakarta, Indonesia
Mohit Saini

Mohit Saini

Manager - Digital Financial Services at MicroSave, based in New Delhi, India

Mentors

Mike McCaffrey

Mike McCaffrey

Financial Technology Adviser at Ulana Insights
Susan Oguya Kutalek

Susan Oguya Kutalek

Senior UX Designer at Amazon
Emeka Ajene

Emeka Ajene

Co-Founder of GOZEM
Dennis Ondeng

Dennis Ondeng

CTO at Kopo Kopo, Inc.
Lara Gilman

Lara Gilman

Advisor and co-founder of Yooz, and Head of Product at iwoca
Jess Shorland

Jess Shorland

Co-founder and Product Manager at Hover

Our Partners