David Waweru has broad experience in business and enterprise development; is the Chief Learning Officer at Will to Win Global and also the Founder of Booktalk Africa. He has been a Director of the state corporation Kenya Copyright Board and served in the Steering Committee of the PRIEDE Project of the Ministry of Education. As a member of the EU/UNESCO Expert Facility on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, David has provided technical support to the governments of Uganda and Tanzania in their Quedrinniel Periodic Reporting.
David has been a columnist at Kenya’s leading newspaper, the Daily Nation, and has been featured widely in the country’s leading TV stations – Citizen TV, NTV, KTN, KBC, and K24 – speaking on the importance of entrepreneurs in the economy.
He is a Certified Trainer with Personality Style at Work (PSAW) and Personify Leadership, both in the USA. He has conducted training and consulted widely for the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) based within the African Development Bank, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), AECOM International, Global Reading Network, and the Education Development Center in Massachusetts, USA. He is the creator of The Personal Excellence Masterclass, a program designed to help busy professionals and ambitious entrepreneurs win at work without losing in life.
David holds an MBA degree from Curtin Graduate School of Business, Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia. His articles on education, entrepreneurship, and leadership have been published widely in leading newspapers and international magazines.
He is the author of Champion: Achieving with Excellence and creator of the children’s story books, Safari Adventure Series.
David enjoys reading, travel and discovery, and hiking. He lives in Nairobi, Kenya with his wife, Harriet, and their two children.