Alpha Akariza

Alpha Akariza


Alpha Akariza is a program consultant for Edify. She develops and improves program offerings for affordable Christian schools in Rwanda in the areas of training, curricula, technology, and capital. She works to establish fruitful local partnerships for training and lending to low cost Christian private schools.

Before joining Edify, Alpha was with the International Finance Corporation, a division of the World Bank Group, under the Africa Schools Rwanda Program where she coordinated private school technical assistance and facilitated them to access finance from local banks worth $4 million USD. Alpha completed graduate school at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom where she received an MSc. In Economic Competitiveness and International Business (with distinction).

Alpha loves to travel and dine with friends, she is married to Erwin Wumurenzi, they enjoy life in Kigali with their son Ramya.