Muriithi Wanjau

Senior Pastor, Mavuno Church; Founder, Fearless Summit

Muriithi Wanjau

Muriithi Wanjau, or Pastor M, as he is popularly known, is the senior pastor of Mavuno Church, a movement of churches originating in Nairobi, Kenya with a presence in 10 different nations. He studied Biochemistry at the University of Nairobi before getting an MDiv from Fuller Seminary in Southern California.

He is the author of several popular books including ‘Mizizi: Plugging Into Your God Purpose’, a discipleship manual that has been translated into at least 6 different languages, sold hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide and is used in many churches across the world. He is also the co-writer of ‘Couples And Money’, an online marriage finance course.

Muriithi is an internationally renowned conference speaker who has spoken on all six continents. He is the founder of the annual Fearless Summit, a societal transformation conference annually attended by delegates from all across the world. He has become an influential thought-leader, mentoring many leaders who are seeking to bring positive change to their cities and nations across the African continent and beyond.

Muriithi’s many passions include leadership development, starting new churches and societal transformation. He has been married to his college sweetheart Carol for 29 years and they, with their three children, live in Nairobi, Kenya.


The Fearless Summit is hosted and convened by Mavuno Church, a non-denominational church whose headquarters is in Nairobi, Kenya. Their mission is turning ordinary people into fearless influencers of society.