Francis Kaping'a

Francis is a Rhodes Scholar from Zambia reading for an MBA at the Said Business School.  While at Oxford, he will be assessing issues on finance, entrepreneurship and social impact. Before Oxford, he completed a BSc in Computer Science and an MSc in Software Engineering. In addition to his academic experiences, he has worked in banking and government as a technical officer and software developer respectively.

As AfriSoc Treasurer, Francis endeavours to critically evaluate the society’s projects to ensure that expenditures are worthwhile and to maintain the financial health of the Society. Francis is especially passionate about public-private partnerships which he sees as key in leveraging Africa's entrepreneurial spirit towards poverty eradication.