About Us

A community of passionate individuals whose purpose is to revolutionize software design, creation and delivery, while advocating for positive social change.

Zhen Limited

Zhen Limited is a software development company with years of experience in mobile, web and enterprise resource planning (ERPs) application development. We have also developed systems that assist companies in data collection & analytics - Business Intelligence & real time reporting both on data collection and finances collected. Other value-added services that we offer are mobile money integration in all major providers and mobile messaging across all major Telco’s in East Africa. Our main focus is in helping small, medium and large-scale organizations leverage technology to achieve their business objectives. Our company offers full-cycle development services from business analysis, software design and prototyping to development, quality assurance services, post-project maintenance and support.

What can we do for you?

Full-cycle web and mobile development services from business analysis, software design and prototyping to development, QA services, post-project maintenance and support.


Our mission is to better humanity through software and helps drive the creation of a socially and economically just world. We bring together the most capable, driven and passionate people - we call them ‘Zheners’ - to:

  1. Run a sustainable business
  2. Champion software excellence and revolutionize the IT industry
  3. Advocate passionately for social and economic justice

These are our three pillar business model. The pillars are the foundation of everything we do, they inform every decision we make.

Game Changers

We work with people and organizations who have ambitious missions - whether they are in the commercial, social or government sectors. We set up smart teams who love challenges and think disruptively to help our clients succeed. Our Agile development tools help our clients continuously improve and deliver quality software.

We are focused on helping our industry improve, and believe in sharing what we learn. We do this by blogging, talking at conferences, and championing open source.

We are strong believers in the power of software and technology as tools for social change. Through our Social Impact Program, we collaborate with organizations with a humanitarian mission and broad reach, helping them use technology to make an impact.

Our Vision


for disruptive business missions where technology and technology enablers are the key differentiator


for software excellence and revolutionizing the technology industry


to diverse and passionate technologists who positively impact our clients and society, and inspire our industry to continually improve.

Over the years a lot has changed, but our goals remain the same. Technology is reshaping industries and customer expectations at an unprecedented rate, with increasing access to digital tools creating greater change than ever before.

As one of the champions of agile delivery, our passionate teams continue to shape the technology industry to help our clients navigate disruption, build strong foundations and create impactful digital capabilities.


We have a combined man-hour total experience of over fifteen years in applications development gained across the continent. Zhen Limited boasts of highly trained and experienced application development skills in the design, implementation and maintenance of complex systems. Applications developed by us are easy to implement and commercialize and match the emerging needs in the specific industries that they are developed for.