Uber New East Africa Communications Director Lorraine Onduru

Lorraine Onduru is the new staff hire for Uber as Head of Communications in East Africa.

She replaces Janet Kemboi who resigned 5 months ago.

“Super excited to begin my journey at Uber as Communications Lead for East Africa,” said Lorraine a former Account Director at Hill+Knowlton Strategies, a Public Relations firm.

“Looking forward to an amazing ride! She added in a post on her LinkedIn page.

She has served as an Account Director for Ghana where she helped in growing the agency’s footprint in that market. In Nairobi, Kenya, she was involved in the development of communications strategies for accounts such as Visa, Google, General Electric and Emirates.

Prior to joining Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Lorraine worked at the European Journalism Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands, where she gained key insights in journalism and worked on a number of EU-commissioned projects to enhance the European journalism landscape.

Lorraine holds a Bachelor of Communication degree in international communication management from Inholland University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands.