Anne Kamau

Manager, Financial Accounting

Anne has 10 years’ experience in Finance, Operations and Grants Management working in profit and non-profit companies across East Africa.

She worked with the World Bank as a Financial Consultant for the Core Business Skills Training (CBST) – Kenya Youth Employment and Opportunities Project (KYEOP). Prior to joining the World Bank, she worked with Kosher Development Solutions as the Head of Finance and Operations. Her role involved systems improvement, financial management and reporting. Some of her key notable achievements at Kosher were: Successfully led Restructuring and Change Management using comprehensive Talent Evaluations and Demand Planning. Recovered over 1,000 man-hours and millions lost in inefficient, disparate systems, streamlining operations with Microsoft Dynamics ERP. Increased legal and tax compliance by assessing business process and risk exposure in own and client businesses in collaboration with legal teams.

Earlier on, she worked with Dalberg Advisors a consultancy firm, as a Finance and Operations Lead where she formalized financial and operational aspects of the business and oversaw the performance of all executive-sponsored projects & grants across East Africa. She was also the first Finance Manager for Ajua- a technology company that provides Integrated Customer Experience Solution for Businesses in Africa. Anne began her career as a portfolio accountant at Blackrock Capital Limited, a Private Equity Investment firm with diversified investments across East Africa.

Anne holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Finance and Accounting, Certified Public Accountant in Kenya CPA(K), have a Diploma in Business Information Technology all from Strathmore University. She also holds a certificate in Grants Management from Strathmore Business School.

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