Rich Thnaki

Co-Founder, Jangala

Rich Thnaki

Speaker Bio


Rich is MD, Head of Technology and a founder of Jangala. He is the principal architect of the Big Box and Get Box systems, developing them from initial concepts to complete products. Working with Microsoft he helped advance globally applicable affordable internet solutions using open spectrum technologies. At a policy level, he has conducted numerous studies on the economics of the radio spectrum. At a practical level, he has advised Mawingu Networks, the Kenyan rural broadband pioneer.



Rich holds degrees from the Universities of Southampton and Oxford