Regional Investment Manager, Africa / Country Manager, Kenya
Eve is the regional investment manager, Africa and country manager, Kenya for P4G, the Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030 initiative. P4G brings together business, government, and civic organizations to incubate and accelerate innovative public-private partnerships in five key areas: food/agriculture, water, energy, cities, and circular economy. In this capacity, she is responsible for commercial viability and investment flows into P4G funded partnerships through blended financing models. She aims at increasing the number and quality of P4G partnerships achieving financial sustainability to catalyze impact and bring investment to the Africa region. She also supports the in-country engagement and participation of Kenya platform, private sector, and civic organizations to achieve the goals of P4G.
Prior to joining P4G, she served as an investment manager at iungo Capital BV, a Dutch impact investment fund that provides debt and equity finance to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMES) in East Africa. Her role cut across the entire investment cycle from deal origination, structuring, execution, due diligence assessments, impact assessments, monitoring investment performance, providing tailored technical assistance and board representation in the portfolio companies. Eve brings a breadth of experience as an entrepreneur, as well as expertise from both the private and government sectors. She was previously involved in building and managing two startups from the ground up; a youth arts organization and an enterprise in manufacturing and water sanitation industry. She begun her career in audit and thereafter in management consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Kenya where she provided a myriad of audit and advisory services to private sector, public sector and international development organizations.
Eve holds an MBA in Finance and a Bachelor in Commerce from the University of Nairobi, a Higher Diploma in Management of Information Systems (IMIS) from Strathmore University and is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
In her free time, she enjoys reading, learning new things, and getting out into nature.
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