Possesses 15+ years experience in banking and finance, financial markets, investment, and research. Serves in several boards, holds the position of Chief Operating Officer - Business Acquisitions & Development at LOLC Holdings PLC. Qualified Engineer, Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Management Accountant (awarded by CIMA).
Possesses 28+ years’ experience in Banking & Finance including the specialization in Microfinance and MSME Lending. Serves in several boards (including the operations in Pakistan, Indonesia, Zambia, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, etc). Holds a Master in Business Administration Qualification, Chartered Marketer (awarded by CM) and holds number of qualifications and certifications in Microfinance and MSME Credit including extensive foreign trainings.
Counts 18+ years’ experience in Banking & Finance, Financial Management, Business Analysis, Research, and Investments. Serves in several boards (including the operations in Philippines, Myanmar, etc.). A Chartered Management Accountant (awarded by CIMA). Holds a Bachelors Degree specializing in Statistics.
Qualified industry professional, Chartered Accountant possessing over 45 years’ work experience in East Africa. Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer at LOLC Zambia Finance Ltd, holds the directorships in FINA Trust Microfinance Bank (Nigeria), Tujjenge Microfinance (Kenya) and Express Credit Malawi Limited (Malawi). Previous employments include C-Suite positions including MD/ CEO positions at renown banks and financial institutes.
Highly qualified professional (holding both international and Kenyan qualifications) with 32+ years of industry experience, a Chartered Accountant (CPA, FCCA) and Risk Professional. Currently works as Chief Executive Officer at Higher Education Loans Board and has held high positions at Central Bank of Kenya, KCB Group, Co-operative Bank and Deposit Protection Fund Board. Serves in number of boards covering Financial sector, Educational sector, Professional Bodies and Social Missions.
Margaret has a Masters degree from Strathmore University and a Bachelor of Commerce (1st class Hons) from University of Nairobi. Her specialization in Entreprenuership and Corporate innovation, Governance and Human capital perfomance management. She is a certified Women in Business advisor by Goldman Sachs (USA) and a certified trainer of trainers (TOT) by Achieve Global -South Africa. She is also a practicing entrepreneur, management consultant, scholar publisher with a bias to small and Medium size businesses – She has publication: (CC-BY 4.0) by Cogent Business & Management: 2019: "The effect of banking services on the business performance of bank agents in Kenya". Margaret has over 28 years experience at senior management in the Banking industry and as a business/ projects consultant.
Possesses 16+ years experience in Portfolio Management, Private Equity and Real Estate Investments. Works as the Chief Executive Officer of Fusion Capital Ltd, Kenya for 5+ years, and serves in various boards. Holds a Master in Business Administration Qualification (in Finance) and a Bachelor’s Degree awarded by Daystar university.