Silvia is the founder of the honey brand ‘Marigat Gold’. Marigat Gold sells pure honey from the Rift Valley which she buys from small holder farmers in Baringo, packages and sells in major cities to hotels, restaurants and retail. In addition, she provides bee keeping and basic business training to the farmers she works with. She was named in Business Daily’s Top 40 under 40 Women in 2017 and is a YALI/Mandela Washington Fellow.
Her goal is to build a strong internationally recognized brand while running a sustainable business that focuses not only on profit making, but also environmental conservation and the economic empowerment of small holder farmers.