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Teddy Warria is the President of The Nelson Mandela Leadership Accelerator (MLA) that will attract, mentor, equip, and deploy 100 Mandelas Centennial Leaders (MCL) to perpetuate the legacy of Nelson Mandela in Africa by 2028 together with Ndaba Mandela, Nelson Mandela's grandson and author of Going to the Mountain: Lessons from my grandfather and Chairman of Africa Rising Foundation. In addition, he is a Founding Trustee of the Adebisi Babatunde Thomas Entrepreneurship Institute (ABTEI) at Strathmore Business School and an Associate at the Association of Family Business Enterprises (AFBE). He is a Partner of Africa's Talking Ltd and Co-Founder of Palos Nature Conservancy, Kibos, Kisumu in Kenya. Previously, he was the first CEO of Africa 2.0 Kenya and Founding Director of Africa 2.0. He is a regular contributor of Footprints Press Ltd, where he authored a mini-biography of Mama Sarah Hussein Obama, the step-grandmother of President Barack Obama. He is promoting and seeking sponsorship and partnership to enable the launch o "The Greatest of Kenya's Relentless Runners 1958 - 2018 by the end of 2018. Teddy's volunteer work includes an informal "Airlift to America" program, that has seen him send over 100 Kenyans on merit-based scholarships to USA since 2000. He was the youngest Judge for the inaugural Transform Kenya Awards by Standard Group and Deloitte. Teddy attended Bard College on a Distinguished Scientist Scholar (DSS) scholarship (2004) and Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University (2005) on a Public Policy and International Affairs (PPIA) Fellowship. Warria is a 2015 Draper Hills Summer Program Fellow at Stanford University and member of the Omidyar Network Leadership Forum (ONLF). In 2017, he was selected to be in the first class of the eFounders Fellowship: Champions for the New Digital Economy by Jack Ma's Alibaba Group and Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi's UNCTAD and is committed to building Ideas Come To Life - ICT Life with Eston Kimani with the support and collaboration of Alibaba Group and Brian A. Wong. He is a fellow of the fourth class of the Africa Leadership Initiative in East Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.