Christopher Guess

Christopher Guess is a journalist, photographer and tech entrepreneur based in Brooklyn, New York. Christopher writes about emerging innovations and individuals within Africa’s tech industry. Through his reporting, he seeks to highlight the successes and issues that emerging economies face when transitioning to knowledge based economies. He has reported extensively in the United States and internationally on humanitarian and economic issues. Eastern Africa became a specific point of interest for him while travelling and reporting in the area in 2008. In addition to his journalism, Christopher is the co-founder of two tech start-ups in New York City, giving him a distinct vantage point on developmental milestones and opportunities.

Written Articles

[October 31, 2012]
Let's Talk About Sex
Being a Girl in Tanzania

[August 16, 2012]
Kenya's Lake Turkana
A Big Stride To Cover The Country's Energy Gap

[August 2, 2012]
If You Get Malaria, Stay in Africa

On iPhones and Africa's Tech Industry

[July 17, 2012]
African Fiber
Connecting Africa To The Digital 21st Century