Famous South African journalist, Toby Shapshak, is in the country. He is the editor of the South African edition of Stuff, a tech and gadget magazine. He is also a columnist for The Times.
Shapshak has had many of many achievements through his career in journalism. He operates Maven Media, which publishes various magazines and manages Websites for tech companies. He ran the first news site in Africa, M&G. He has also been a sports editor for Guardian.
Toby was in Kenya to sit on the panel at the Pivot East tech conference, which ran between 5th and 6th of June but has been around for almost two weeks. He has also been participating in other conferences and visiting tech spaces and incubation centers in the country.
The journalist who also appears on CNBC Africa’s technology news show, Tech @ Work has written for The Financial Mail, Sunday Times, The Weekender and many more.