As the leading IT solutions firm in Africa, Computer Revolution Africa is driven by a passionate desire to deliver only the best to its clients. We owe our current and continued success to a highly qualified team of experts who are Microsoft certified product specialists and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers (MCSE).
With a combined pool of expertise and skilled expertise, our clients are guaranteed the best of leading edge, innovative and profitable technology solutions that will enable them gain competitive advantage.
Meet the Team
Computer Revolution Africa is led by some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, bringing years of IT industry experience and innovative business reforms.
Simon Kinuthia Wainaina, Group Chairman & CEO
Simon joined Computer Revolution Africa as a financial controller. He joined the executive in 2003 as a Director, HR and Administration.
He assumed his position as CEO in November 1st 2016, ostensibly to realign the company focus bringing it inline with current business trends, new technology frontiers and proven service delivery models. As a financial analyst he brings with him vast industry experience in human resource management and administration. He is an ardent CSR enthusiast.
He also enjoys reading, playing golf and dog breeding.
Shagun Vashisht, Group CEO 2012 to October 31st 2016, Founder Member and former Managing Director Computer Revolution Africa-Uganda Ltd
Appointed in 2012, the outgoing Group CEO Mr. Shagun Vashisht played a key role in sustaining the growth momentum of the Group in its mid-term stages and was very instrumental in bringing together the teams within the geographies where CRA is represented thereby internalizing common processes and practices which have made the impact now felt within the industry.
With more than 14 years of senior managerial experience in leading economic sectors particularly in the fields of Oil and gas companies within Africa, Finance and banking, Communication and Information technology sectors and Diplomatic environments, Shagun is an accomplished technology consultant and leadership guru. He is also an accomplished project manager with a vast knowledge and specialization in sales and marketing consultancy. He is also a business consultant and a multi certified trainer.
He is a CSR enthusiast who also enjoys playing golf in his free time.
Harvinder Singh Chager, Founding Member
Harvinder (Harry) has a strong history of software development, as well as expertise in IT development, operations and strategy. Prior to founding Computer Revolution Africa in 1995, Harry was the Software Development Manager at Fintech Kenya, where he helped grow the business and also briefly held the position of Software Architect at Citadel Limited. Harry attended the Nairobi University (UoN) where he studied for Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM). He is a qualified Microsoft and Oracle professional and holds an Advanced Diploma in Information Technology.
During his twenty years as a Director, CEO, and Chairman of CRA, Harry exponentially contributed in making Computer Revolution Africa a globally recognized solutions provider.
Aside from technology consultancy, Mr. Chager enjoys quality time with his family and in his free time likes to play golf.
Sunny Panesar, Founding Member
Sunny brings 16 years of domestic and global experience to his role at Computer Revolution Africa. As the Financial director he is responsible for accounting and assisted with financial matters and due diligence key to CRA’s profitability. He has been at CRA for the last 16 years and hopes to see the firm have a presence in every sub-Saharan country in Africa.
Sunny is a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) ABE, HND. He enjoys playing golf and swimming.