Edward Kenney


Edward Kenney's picture
Name: Edward Kenney
Title: Co-Founder
Edward Kenney is a Co-Founder of Mokha Origin and Director of Technical Verification. Previously he served as a political analyst and entrepreneur. Most recently he was an Associate in the Obama White House, working in the Office of Presidential Personnel. He owns two companies in Washington DC: Kenney & Kenney Properties and Kenney Real Estate. In 2010, while serving with the Afghanistan Study Group in Afghanistan, Mr. Kenney saw the waste and unsustainability of development projects in Afghanistan. His dream of tying development projects to free market led him to co-found Mokha Origin. Mr. Kenney has a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an M.A. from Johns Hopkins SAIS.

Challenge Entries

Jul 29, 2014 / 0 Comments / in

Mokha Origin seeks to create stability and growth in Yemen by developing the country's coffee sector. The company achieves this goal through two avenues: selling authentic Yemeni coffee to U.S. consumers and promoting best practices through our patented bean-protein tracing technology.