Amy Wanday

Amy Wanday is a graduate of the African Leadership Academy and the Founder of The African Sports Network, a social enterprise which aims to increase engagement and awareness in the sports business industry. She is also the Co-Lead at CampBuni, a human centered design thinking and innovation boot camp for Kenyan youth. At 21 years old, her overall purpose in life is to use her passions for sports, entrepreneurial leadership, education and the youth to transform the African sports industry, while at the same time, empowering the youth to be focused, disciplined and innovative and to rise up as young leaders. Her work in sports led her to give a TEDx Youth talk titled “Shaping the future of sport in Africa.” She was listed as the 3rd most influential sports personality in Kenya and 28th most influential young Kenyan in 2018 on the 100 Most Influential Young Kenyans 2018 list. In June 2019, she won the youth sports entrepreneur of the year award at the 2019 Kenya Youth Entrepreneurship Awards. In October 2019, she was a panelist at the inaugural Athens Women’s Football Summit, representing African women’s football. In November 2019, she won the arts, sports and culture award at the Top Women In Business Awards Kenya. She is currently studying sports management and
marketing at Geneva Business School’s Barcelona Campus.