Juliana Rotich

Venture Partner at Atlantica Ventures and co-founder of tech businesses BRCK Inc. and Ushahidi Inc.

USA Board Member

Juliana Rotich is a serial tech entrepreneur and strategic advisor based in Nairobi, Kenya. She is a Venture Partner at Atlantica Ventures in addition to her entrepreneurial pursuits. Her mission is to Make, Fix and Help others. This guides her advisory work and entrepreneurial pursuits.

She co-founded BRCK Inc, a hardware and services technology company formed to realize a vision for enabling communication in low infrastructure environments by developing useful, innovative, and exciting hardware-centered technologies in Kenya.

Juliana also co-founded Ushahidi Inc., a non-profit tech company, which specializes in developing free and open-source software for changing how information flows in the world. She was instrumental in the founding and setup of iHub and Gearbox in Kenya.  

She is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, alum of MIT Media Lab Director’s Fellows, TED Senior Fellow and serves on the boards of Standard Media Group, Safaricom Money Transfer Service Ltd, Mookh Africa, Blue Consulting and Kenya’s Vision 2030.