Regional Head – East/ Central Africa
Cynthia is one of Africa’s best known PR professionals. She is an experienced media and PR management consultant who earlier in her career, worked as an award-winning business journalist at KTN, which is one of Kenya’s leading media houses. Guided by her vision of Bringing Africa Together through Trade, Cynthia has become the consultant of first choice whose persistence has seen her company, CN Communications Ltd, grow from having an office in Nairobi to opening up in Uganda, Nigeria and Tanzania in just three years.
She is sort after by major leading corporates when it comes to media and marketing strategy, arranging interviews & press conferences and managing their media liaison so that they can build the right relationships with media houses and journalists.
At institutional and corporate level, her client portfolio includes Zamfara State in Nigeria, Equity Bank, AAR Health Services, Nakumatt Holdings, Citibank, Seven Seas Technologies Group, The Nigerian High Commission in Kenya, KENGEN, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, National Transport and Safety Authority, Kenya Association of Manufacturers, Federation of Kenya Employers and Keroche Breweries.
In Kenya, her individual client portfolio includes Equity Bank CEO James Mwangi, Keroche Breweries CEO Tabitha Karanja and Council of Governors Deputy Chair Salim Mvurya (Kwale). HE Kofi Annan, the key mediator following Kenya’s 2007 post-election violence, is another client for whom she has worked.