IIA Kenya team grows as two new staff join

Date: 10/05/2016

IIA Kenya welcomes two new employees to their growing ranks as they prepare to launch later this year.

Darius Waithaka joins as APP Manager to oversee the launch and expansion of the African Partner Pool. Darius has a strong commercial acumen with 14 years’ experience having worked with both the private and public sector. He brings a wealth of business development expertise having advised and transformed SMEs from good to great.

Justine Ouma joins as APP Support Advisor to assist Darius and ensure that the APP will serve the needs of both buyers and suppliers. Justine has a background in banking with focus on administration, client service, communication and back office support. With a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Nairobi, she has in-depth numerical and qualitative analytical skills.

IIA Kenya Chief Operating Officer Wangechi Muriuki commented: “We are delighted to have Darius and Justine on board. They both have fantastic experience in working with SMEs. The team is developing well and we have all hands on deck for our upcoming launch.”

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