Venture: Penda Health
Penda Health provides high quality healthcare services to low-income families in Kenya.
Expert: Christophe Job
• CTO, Verifone
• Senior VP of Development, Oracle
Penda Health partnered with Rippleworks to build the foundation for hiring a Chief Information Officer
Penda Health provides high quality healthcare services to low-income families in Kenya. Their walk-in medical centers offer affordable consultations, lab tests, medicines, diagnostics, and other specialists services under one roof.
Penda’s top priority was leveraging best-in-class technology to improve their delivery of high quality, affordable medical care. Penda partnered with Rippleworks to identify the candidate profile for a world-class Chief Information Officer who could bring that vision to life.
Penda Health partnered with Rippleworks Expert Christophe Job, a technology leader who brought experience from Stealth Mode, Jaris, Verifone, Oracle and Borland. Together they:
• Developed an understanding of Penda’s current and future technical needs as well as organizational capabilities
• Defined the profile of the ideal CTO candidate; created a job description to attract the right people and the hiring process to find them
• Learned how to evaluate, interview, and debrief candidates using a panel