Mark Ndungu Wambui

Field of Study: Business

Cohort: 2016

Country: Kenya

Leadership Institute: University of Nevada - Reno

Mark Wambui has over six years' experience in storytelling as a film director, writer, and cinematographer. He is a Talents Durban alumnus. The founder and current managing director of Re-tuning Cinema in Africa, an organization aimed at creating a sustainable ecosystem for filmmakers across Africa. He's also the founder and creative director of Chromatic Pictures Africa, a production company that provides services to a client base that includes the African Union and GlaxoSmithKline. Mark was trained as a cinematographer by Sony, in film directing by One Fine Day Films and DWAkademie, in film history at the Colombia Global Center in Nairobi, and in directing for commercials by the Africa Academy of Filmmakers. He also pursued a degree in Broadcast Journalism from United States International University ' Africa. Upon completion of the Mandela Washington Fellowship, Mark plans to continue his work in building the ecosystem for Africa's filmmakers.