The female Kenyan brewer taking on a global drinks giant
It was a thirst for success that saw Tabitha Karanja put herself in the role of a David taking on a Goliath.
The 50 year old is the founder and boss of the only large-scale brewery in Kenya actually owned by a Kenyan.
Mrs Karanja, one of only a handful of female brewery owners across Africa, set up the business – Keroche Breweries – with her husband back in 1997.
Initially making a fortified wine, the company has since moved into spirits and, from 2008, making beer. Continue reading →