Besides her past experience in Sales and marketing; a sector that she was involved in for over 10 years, Miriam Odhiambo is a financial advisor with a wealth of knowledge in the financial sector both locally and internationally.
She is also the Founder and CEO of VenAfrica Capital – an investment company that focuses on real estate, business advisory and financing in different sectors in the region and New Dawn Wealth Management a wealth Management company that was set up in 2008 focusing on Financial Planning, Wealth Management, Estate planning and other Family business services.
Besides that she serves as a board director of Argo Capital – A microfinance and Tamarind Meadows Limited – A real estate development company.
When she is not working, she is engaged in different platforms that form part of her interests. She is a member of the Kenya Association of Women Business Owners (KAWBO), Enablis – an international Entrepreneurial Network Association and Organization for Women in International Trade (OWIT) that focuses on Women in Trade providing them with trade opportunities and networks.
Miriam is a visionary leader, a believer in always showing up with your best foot forward, a firm follower of Christ, a happy wife and mother of four.
Catherine Waweru has over 25 years of experience in banking. She is the Founder and Executive Director of Argo Capital Limited, a microfinance institution operating in Nakuru. She also sits in the Board of New Dawn Wealth Management Company Ltd and Cee and Em Investment Company. Prior to founding Argo Capital, Catherine had worked as a Senior Manager with Co-operative Bank of Kenya and Kenya Commercial Bank.
Catherine is proficient in Operations Management, Organizational Change and Development, Relationship Management and Marketing.
She holds a Masters in Organizational Development from St. Paul’s University and a Bachelor of Psychology (Counseling) degree from University of Nairobi. She is also a past President of the Rotary Club of Nakuru and Assistant Governor for Central Rift.