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Muthoni Wachira

CIO Uncap Kenya & FM Safaricom

Areas of Expertise

Fintech

Fund Management

Impact Investment

Kenya

Venture Capital

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

CIO – Uncap (2020- current)
Fund Manager – Safaricom PLC (2020-current)
Investment Director Africa, Engineers Without Borders Canada (2017 – 2020)
Senior Investment Manager, East Africa The Schooner Foundation (2015 – 2017)
Senior Management Analyst, Merrill Lynch London (2007 – 2009)
Financial Analyst, American Express London (2005 – 2006)
Cass Business School - BSc (Hons) Actuarial Science, Merit-based Scholarship (2003-2007)

BIO:

Muthoni’s life story is one of breaking barriers and championing inclusion. In 2019, she was recognized as one of Twelve Venture Capitalists to Know on the African continent. Muthoni was the only black woman on the list.

As a woman and a person of color, who has broken into venture, Muthoni helps investment funds and startup founders with contextually relevant insights, strategy and access to networks.

She has 15 years experience in corporates such as Merrill Lynch and American Express; FinTech startups such as JUMO and 4G Capital; impact focused organisations such as Schooner Africa Fund and EWB Canada; Venture Capital funds such as Spark Venture Fund and Uncap; and a proven track record at executive and board level.

Muthoni is a Kenyan native, an Actuarial Science graduate, CFA Charterholder and a leading voice in impact investing as featured in Disrupt Africa, VentureBurn, Impact Alpha, Briter Bridges and Forbes.

RATE PER CONSULTATION:

$350 PER HOUR

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