In a glittering ceremony held at C U Shah Jain Bhavan Loresho on September 29, 2023, the African tech industry witnessed the rise of a true visionary. Thagana Peters, the CEO of Thagana Solutions, was named Techpreneur of the Year Africa at the prestigious Foya Awards by FOYA Global.

In a glittering ceremony held at C U Shah Jain Bhavan Loresho on September 29, 2023, the African tech industry witnessed the rise of a true visionary. Thagana Peters, the CEO of Thagana Solutions, was named Techpreneur of the Year Africa at the prestigious Foya Awards by FOYA Global. This remarkable achievement not only recognizes Thagana’s outstanding contributions to the tech world but also serves as an inspiration to aspiring entrepreneurs across the continent.

Thagana’s journey to becoming Africa’s Techpreneur of the Year was marked by dedication, innovation, and resilience. It all began when he topped the category of Techpreneurs in Kenya, a feat in itself considering the thriving tech ecosystem in the country. But Thagana’s ambitions didn’t stop there; he ventured into the highly competitive arena of Techpreneur founders under 30.

In the second phase of the Foya Awards, Thagana not only secured his place as a finalist but also went on to emerge victorious, clinching the coveted trophy of Techpreneur of the Year Africa under 30. This remarkable achievement highlighted not only his technological prowess but also his ability to navigate the challenges of entrepreneurship at a young age.

Thagana’s success story is a testament to his unwavering commitment to his vision and the sheer hard work he invested in his company, Thagana Solutions. His innovative solutions and commitment to making a positive impact on society through technology have set him apart in the tech industry.

Upon receiving the award, a humble and grateful Thagana shared his thoughts. “The journey wasn’t easy,” he acknowledged. “I didn’t expect to win, but I am incredibly grateful for this recognition.” Thagana also took a moment to express his gratitude, giving honor to God, his family, and friends who supported him throughout his entrepreneurial journey.

From left Dessy Mambili, Thagana Peters, Annie Nasha

In a touching and heartwarming gesture, Thagana also acknowledged the role of his Personal Assistant (PA), who also happens to be his fiancée. This acknowledgment not only highlighted the importance of a strong support system but also showcased Thagana’s humility and appreciation for those who stood by him.

Thagana Peters and Annie Nasha

As Africa continues to make strides in the world of technology and innovation, Thagana Peters stands as a shining example of what can be achieved through determination, innovation, and a commitment to making a difference. His story serves as an inspiration to countless young entrepreneurs across the continent, reminding them that with hard work and dedication, they too can reach the pinnacle of success.

Thagana Peters’ recognition as the Techpreneur of the Year Africa 2023 is not just a personal achievement; it’s a testament to the potential that lies within the African tech industry. Thagana’s journey is a reminder that Africa is brimming with talent, creativity, and innovation, and it’s entrepreneurs like him who will continue to drive the continent’s tech revolution forward.

FOYA Awards 2023 Techpreneur of the year.

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