Access to Finance Manager
Beatrice manages a regional project for ISF around financial inclusion for agro processors in East Africa. She comes to ISF with 15 years of experience in the Kenyan and East African financial sector, including roles at Barclays Kenya, Chase Bank, Root Capital, and Equity Bank. In addition to her experience in the financial industry, Beatrice specializes in agricultural finance as well as general credit analysis, risk monitoring, client relationship management, environmental and social risk assessment, and agribusiness lending policy, design, and implementation.
Beatrice has an MBA and a BA in Economics and Business Studies both from Kenyatta University and has undertaken a program in management at Strathmore and University of Pretoria. She also has a certificate in financial statement analysis from the American Banking Association and has undertaken various courses in agriculture finance. Beatrice is a certified member of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment of United Kingdom (UK).