Dean Gichukie is a Co-Founder & Growth lead at Quikk. He has worked at multiple African VC backed Fintechs. Most recently at a data API startup as CMO, helping onboard 40 million plus data profiles from tech companies, telcos & fintechs. Before that, he worked with a wealthtech, enabling Africans to Invest in global financial markets. He is a founder and operator, building companies & startups in fintech, technology & creative categories over the past decade. He has also mentored, trained & advised dozens of tech companies through accelerators & incubator programmes. He is a semifinalist of the Thiel Fellowship (offered by Peter Thiel’s Thiel Foundation) and the Mastercard Future Forward Innovations programme.