Agri-lending and training expert with over 10 years’ commercial banks and non-bank financial institution experience. Worked for Equity Bank and was part of the team that built the Chase Bank Agri-banking franchise. Joined the F4A team as Manager Agri-Finance solutions and supported over 20 banks and MFIs in Kenya and Uganda, strengthening their agri-finance departments. In-depth knowledge of credit/risk, financial and business analysis.
Helped design, start and accelerate FACTS as Kenya’s first Supply Chain Finance company focusing on agriculture. Has over 11 years’ experience working with – and financing – SMEs, producer organizations and other stakeholders in the agriculture value chains. Moved on to pursue consultancy assignments, a.o. for Global Communities and Moving Frontiers. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a unique ability to communicate and connect with very diverse audiences.