Gilbert Jolly

Gilbert Jolly

Head of Technology

Gilbert Jolly is an Software Developer who has transitioned from working at high growth start-ups in the UK and USA to creating software for social enterprises in the developing world.  He has lived in Nairobi working on Pay as you go solar, and worked in Nigeria with Universal Learning Solutions.

He has been responsible for creating the Jolly Phonics Lessons app, which is used by tens of thousands of teachers in Nigeria.

He is now creating systems to enable scalable and efficient management of our teacher, school and training data, to enable us to reach even more children.