About Us

WHO WE ARE

Sensi is building a technology innovation community in Sierra Leone that will drive economic and social development through providing an open and stimulating community hub for young technologists and entrepreneurs to come together, develop their ideas and access cutting-edge tech, events, incubation programmes and training. We will unleash the untapped potential of young people interested in building businesses and making a difference in their careers.

Our Mission

technology & entrepreneurship

Our mission is to create an open community space where technology and entrepreneurship intersect, to build the next generation of innovative solutions and businesses in Sierra Leone.
The success of these solutions will drive social change and create employment; we will be agents of development.

Our Vision

A creative and stimulating space

 …for aspiring technologists and entrepreneurs to come together, build and launch the next generation of social impact apps and businesses for Sierra Leone and beyond. Built on a highly collaborative and community driven model, this open space in Freetown facilitates the mentoring, skilling, generation of, and exposure to novel ideas needed to foster a more innovative technology and business community in Sierra Leone.

Meet the Creative team

Morris is one of those crazy creatives who wants to change the world one life at a time.

MORRIS MARAH

Founder and Director

Grants & Hub Manager

THAHIR BOCKARIE

Innovations & Research

BSc (Hons) Electronics and Telecommunication, Njala University.

Bockarie Marah

Technician and Network Administrator

SAMUEL KAMADA

Project Manage

Sidney Sean Russell

Web Developer & Adobe Photoshop Instructor

BAMIE LIONEL LEBBIE

FINANCE MANAGER

Vanola Taylor

Communications & Marketing Manager

GEORGE MORIE KARGBO

M&E Manager

Mariatu Bangura

Admin Office

James Yorpoi's qualifications; 2013-2016 HNC/HND crown technical university college 2011-2012 Diploma in hardware and networking :Home of technology 2012 certificate in hardware and office package :Frontline Technology Freetown 2015-2016 Teacher certification The Latter-Day Saints Freetown 2008 Diploma in Business management and administration( Adkan Institute of management studies Aims). He has a 4years’ progressive experience in ICT Program within and outside of Sierra Leone, And as an IT Teacher and Technician, he has gained a wider range of knowledge in the field.

James Yorpoi

Head of ICT Trainer

Abu Bakarr Dansa Kamara

Trainer

Meet Our Board Of Directors

Morris is one of those crazy creatives who wants to change the world one life at a time.

MORRIS MARAH

Founder and Director Sensi Tech Hub

Coordinator/DG at Centre of Excellence in ICT and Telecommunication (MRU)

DR. DANIEL ANDRIAN STEVENS

ICT and Telecommunication (MRU)

Mariéme Jamme is a Senegalese-born British businesswoman in technology. Her consultancy company Spotone Global Solutions helps technology companies to set a foothold in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. She has supported many organisations such as Google, Ernest and Young, HSBC Private Banking, The Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown, The Africa Progress Panel chaired by Kofi Annan, The Obama Administration, and multiple African governments through their STEM policies. Often called the diplomat of technology, Mariéme was named one of the 100 most influential Africans by the African Business Magazine and 20 youngest powerful women in Africa by Forbes. Marieme newly became Advisory Board Member of Data Pop Alliance, a global coalition promoting a people-centered Big Data revolution and a judge and Academy member of the Prestigious Global Teachers Prize Academy. Marieme was honoured as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for her activism work in empowering and investing in young girls and women in Africa through Creative learning, entrepreneurship, science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics and Design (STEAMD). Co-Founder of Africa Gathering, one of the leading platform in Europe that enable businesses, governments, investor and entrepreneurs to share ideas about Africa for positive change, she also recently joined forces with a group of African leaders to create Accur8Africa, a new platform aiming at enabling governments, businesses, entrepreneurs and the civil society in Africa at measuring the success of the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 with Accurate Data. Marieme’s latest venture includes the launch of IAMTHECODE, a new movement aiming at mobilising governments, businesses and investors to support girls and young women in STEAMD (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics, and Design).

Mariéme Jamme

CEO Spotone Global Solutions

Mariéme Jamme is a Senegalese-born British businesswoman in technology. Her consultancy company Spotone Global Solutions helps technology companies to set a foothold in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. She has supported many organisations such as Google, Ernest and Young, HSBC Private Banking, The Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown, The Africa Progress Panel chaired by Kofi Annan, The Obama Administration, and multiple African governments through their STEM policies. Often called the diplomat of technology, Mariéme was named one of the 100 most influential Africans by the African Business Magazine and 20 youngest powerful women in Africa by Forbes. Marieme newly became Advisory Board Member of Data Pop Alliance, a global coalition promoting a people-centered Big Data revolution and a judge and Academy member of the Prestigious Global Teachers Prize Academy. Marieme was honoured as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for her activism work in empowering and investing in young girls and women in Africa through Creative learning, entrepreneurship, science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics and Design (STEAMD). Co-Founder of Africa Gathering, one of the leading platform in Europe that enable businesses, governments, investor and entrepreneurs to share ideas about Africa for positive change, she also recently joined forces with a group of African leaders to create Accur8Africa, a new platform aiming at enabling governments, businesses, entrepreneurs and the civil society in Africa at measuring the success of the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 with Accurate Data. Marieme’s latest venture includes the launch of IAMTHECODE, a new movement aiming at mobilising governments, businesses and investors to support girls and young women in STEAMD (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics, and Design).

STEVE INFIELD

Founder of Clear Bright

Innovations Director Covergence LLC/ FinTech R&D, Hackathons and Startups, Innovation for Social Good, Impact Investing in Africa

Russ Klein

Innovations Director Covergence LLC/ FinTech R&D
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