Linet is the Founder of DataScience LTD, a company that is focused on using data to discover intelligent insights about people, products and services.
She has been on the forefront of coordinating the Kenya Open Data Initiative and the Open Government Partnership for the Government of Kenya and the World Bank and she is a consulting Software Engineer with Carnegie Mellon University, working in a team developing the Software Developer Certification (SDC).
Linet has an under-graduate degree in Computer Science from the University of Nairobi among other self taught qualifications especially in GIS and data analysis and mining tools within the MIT Open Course Ware program, with a keen focus on the awareness of using data for business intelligence, decision making and resource allocation.
She is a recognized unsung hero by the former US ambassador to Kenya in her efforts to encourage more women into the technology and computing space
Linet is committed to ensuring the spread of digital literacy in Africa through data with a keen focus on ensuring quality development, research and product development.
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