Country - Kenya

Ranjith Cherickel

Founder & CEO

Ranjith is the founder and CEO of, a carrier neutral data centre operator that designs, builds and operates open access data centres in Kenya. Ranjith’s career spans New York and Silicon Valley, building the technology platforms for companies like Verizon Wireless and as a Product Manager at Skype in London, and later Nokia as Head of Sales for Nokia Networks in Africa. 

Ranjith is an industrial engineer by training, has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and an MBA from INSEAD. His personal interests include wildlife and conservation, technology trends and has a creative eye with photography and art.