Name: Peter Gitau
Position: Network Manager
Organization: Kenya Internet Exchange Point
MANRS participant (Y/N): Yes
Background in server systems, network operations and infrastructure management. Worked with BSD and Linux two decades ago at Interconnect Limited, ISP network at Internet Solutions Kenya and data center operations to date including cloud.
Currently managing IRR filtering at KIXP and tracking RPKI maturity in Kenya for MANRS compliance. Gratified to see the MANRS initiative gaining traction despite initial reluctance by some network operators and ignorance by end users which is being overcome by adopters and fellows.
Nominated by: Self-nomination