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Digital is the wires, but digital intelligence, or artificial intelligence as some people call it, is about much more than that. This next decade is about how you combine those and become a cognitive business. It’s the dawn of a new era.


A closer look at IBM

Senior management

Nik Nesbitt

Consulting Services – IBM Global Business Services: Help clients transform to meet future imperatives by combing data-driven insight with cutting edge technologies from any vendors.

Technology Services – IBM Global Technology Services: Help clients achieve resilient and efficient infrastructure with design, implementation and managed services across any vendor technologies

Software – IBM Software: Broad portfolio delivered on premise and cloud including capabilities to analyse and secure data, integrate systems and automate processes.

Systems – IBM Systems: Broad portfolio delivered on premise and cloud including capabilities to analyse and secure data, integrate systems and automate processes.

Research – IBM Research Africa: Help clients envision and realise the future by pushing the boundaries of science, technology and business to make Africa a better place.

IBM in Eastern Africa

IBM Eastern Africa is dedicated to helping clients leverage technology to grow their businesses and overcome challenges
IBM has been operating directly in East Africa since 1958. IBM has transformed - Now a Cognitive solutions company powered by Cloud.

  • Cognitive: Unlocking insights in big data, structured and unstructured data through advanced analytics.
  • Hybrid Cloud: Integrating existing on premise IT investments with cloud into a Hybrid Cloud with the best of both worlds

New East Africa Headquarters established in Kenya in 2010 overseeing operations across 8 countries including Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda, Ethiopia, South Sudan and Djibouti. Our comprehensive line of offerings, including services, software and systems are designed for exceptional price performance, manageability and ease of use.

IBM’s local business partner network also has experience across multiple industries, delivering affordable and customisable solutions; developed based on industry insights.
Long term partnerships within the telecommunications, government, and financial services sectors have allowed us to focus on providing innovative solutions which speak to the needs of local citizens.

Our Corporate Citizenship programs such as Kid Smart and IBM Corporate Service Corps also ensure that we contribute to sustainable development.
Opened Innovation Centre in Nairobi, Kenya in 2013
Launched first African Research Lab in Kenya in 2013
Unique Skills transfer program for Clients & Partners (Africa Technical Academy)
Unique skills development program for University faculty and student (MEA University Program)

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IBM Kenya Office

04th Floor, Atrium Building
Cnr Chaka and Lenana Road,
Nairobi, 00200
PO Box 35475, 00200, Nairobi.
Tel: +254 20 515 3000