What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you read the topic? A 23-year-old running such a business? Yes yes yes.
Agnes is the CEO of International Brand Solutions one of Kenya’s rising entrepreneurs. Her company helps businesses re-brand and easily meet targets. Although she grew up in the slums, Agnes has always had an entrepreneurial spirit. At her tender age of seve, she would use her money to buy pencils and resell it to her classmates at a higher price. This continued and she saved up the money she received from her sales.
Her company has managed brands like Instyle, Atlas, Cakecity and many more startups in her country and made a profit of over Sh6 million . What’s more encouraging she has achieved all these as a student in Strathmore University doing a Bachelors Degree in Business and Information Technology.
As a young woman in business, Agnes has had issues with a few clients and this is why she started a mentoring session for girls where she encourages them to give the same attention they give to beauty and and fame to education and career.