BIO

Khary Sharpe

Khary Sharpe
Khary Sharpe
CEO/Founder, Bakari Digital

Khary Sharpe is a Software Architect, Software Developer and Entrepreneur and describes himself as a Devtrepreneur. Khary is the Founder and CEO of Bakari Digital Ltd, a mobile and web application software manufacturing company based in Jamaica. Bakari Digital is a graduate of the Technology Innovation Center at the University of Technology, Jamaica. He has served on the Board of the JMMB Merchant Bank and Information Systems Group Committee for the JMMB Group. He is also an Executive Board Member of the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Alliance (MSME Alliance), and its I.C.T. committee chair. He also founded the Jamaican Software Developers Association Facebook Group.

Khary is the 2013 recipient of the Governor General Achievement Award for St. Andrew. He has also received Joan Duncan School of Entrepreneurship, Ethics & Leadership - Client of the Year Award and the Innovator of the Year award. Khary is a Rotarian, Wolmerian and a University of Technology Alumnus. He has had over 15 years of experience in Information Technology. He has designed, developed and implemented hardware and software solutions for online banking, interactive voice response systems, SMS services, Content Management and various mobile, web applications for the Financial and Telecommunications industry. Khary is passionate about Information Technology and its use in heralding Jamaica forward into the Digital Information Age and strongly believes in Keeping IT Simple.