Board member since 2015
Executive director at Liaison Consulting Limited in Kenya, a consultancy firm focused on research, capacity building and organizational development in Africa. She is also the founder and director of Brookhurst International School.
Ms Ruth Waweru was elected as a member of Oikocredit’s supervisory board on 12 June 2015. Ms Waweru is an experienced financial management and institutional development consultant. She has more than 18 years of experience in supporting organizations in areas such as financial management, strategic plan development, staff and board capacity building, organizational assessments, audits and research. Ms Waweru has supported a number of microfinance organizations as well as banks to develop their institutions and grow their businesses. Ms Waweru is also a Director of the Family Bank, Kenya Orient Life Assurance Company and partners Worldwide-USA.
Ms Waweru holds a Masters and PhD in Business Administration from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University South Africa.
Ms Waweru is a member of the supervisory board’s strategy committee and audit committee.