Robert Alhadeff is the CEO and Co-Founder of Jackfruit Finance, an Education Finance business headquartered in Nairobi. Since its establishment in 2021, the company has rapidly expanded nationwide.
Apart from his role at Jackfruit Finance, Robert shares his expertise as a Board Member at Path to Prosper, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving education in Uganda.
Before founding Jackfruit Finance, Rob led the international expansion of a solar business, gaining valuable insights into expanding operations across Africa.
During his time in London, Robert worked in credit risk management, holding director positions and managing large teams.
He holds a B.A. in Anthropology and Archaeology from the University of Durham and served for 8 years as a British Army Reserve Soldier.