Chief Executive Officer
Wanjiku is a Finance Management Professional with over 20 years’ experience in the Public and Private sectors – Service and Manufacturing. Her expertise was acquired while she served as a Project Officer at AGOA Association Kenya; Assistant Accountant at Unga Limited, and Internal Auditor at Kenya Dairy Board. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Kenyatta University; is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (CPA-K) and holds a diploma in Counselling Psychology from Amani Counselling Centre.
Wanjiku is an active member of The Women on Boards Network; the SMEThink Tank and ICPAK.
She is the Chief Executive Officer at Nyali Capital Limited, a credit only micro-finance that focuses on the economic empowerment of the disadvantaged groups of Women, the Youth, and People with Disability through LPO financing under the Access to Government Procuring Opportunities (AGPO) initiative.
Wanjiku is also the founder of Ecobiz SACCO Ltd. The SACCO prides itself in economic empowerment of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and their employees including domestic workers.
She sits on the board of the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) Mombasa Chapter specifically in charge of the Women in Business Docket.
Wanjiku is an influential person in the empowerment of women and the youth seeking growth and success in their businesses as well as personal improvement.
Mrs Wanjiku Wambugu is also a wife and a mother to three boys.