A social entrepreneur, author, youth mentor and business consultant. Festus has over 8 years
of professional experience ranging from banking and finance, education, corporate training and
development, business consulting, business mentorship, community development and youth
empowerment and development. He is a vocal advocate for youth participation in the
mainstream economy. He also runs a small business in the informal settlement, having
experienced the difficulty of doing business within the informal economy motivated him to find
sustainable solutions to address the inefficiency within the sector.