RISPER MUTHAMIA is a Managing Partner at Media Pros Africa Ltd. She holds a Bachelor of International Business Administration from United States International University in Nairobi as well as a Diploma in Mass Communication.
Before Media Pros Africa, Risper worked extensively in the African media industry in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia and most recently Nigeria where she has been involved in the development and production of M-Net West Africa first and leading Telenovella; Hotel Majestic created by The Televisonaries a South African based Company.
Until 2014; Risper was the Regional Manager for M-Net East Africa where she spearheaded all business operations with key focus on building M-Net & Africa Magic Brands in East Africa through Strategic Content development, Channel management, marketing and Public Relations.
Before her appointment as Regional Manager, Risper was M-Net East Africa Commissioning Editor, where she oversaw Production of M-Net’s original content in East Africa. In her time at M-Net she helped build a broad original and licensed content portfolio which included dramas, talk shows, comedy shows, magazine shows, feature films and the first M-Net Africa Telenovella; Kona.
Risper’s career in media began 12 years ago when she joined Kenya’s National Broadcaster (KBC) radio department as a trainee reporter. She later moved to television at Kenya Television Network (KTN) where she was involved in creation of the first local drama for the network. After her time at KTN, she then joined Complete Film & Video Africa, a Production Company in Kenya where she honed her content production skills before joining M-Net.
Risper believes that “Content is Gold but the Viewer Rules!”