Wayne Hennessy-Barrett

Founder & CEO

4G Capital, Kenya

Biography

Founder / CEO of 4G Capital, an innovative fintech capacity building service operating in Kenya since 2013.
Over 20 years experience in emerging markets, creating sustainable end-to-end distribution systems for scalable, profitable enterprises. Advised and served on a number of commercial and not for profit boards in the finance and technology sectors.
Prior experience in strategic change management supporting private banks, fiduciary and professional service firms. Former service as an infantry officer seeing extensive active duty worldwide in a variety of specialised roles.

A Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management and Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute. Masters from King’s College London in Conflict Studies and International Relations and a BA from Exeter University in Politics, graduating cum laude in both. Holds a Diploma in International Compliance from the ICA, and recent attendee of Harvard Business School Strategic Leadership in Financial Inclusion executive course.

Lives and works in Kenya with his family.