Pauline is the founding CEO of Hand in Hand Eastern Africa, a member of the HiH Global network. HiH EA focuses on enterprise development for the financially excluded population aimed at enabling themselves out of poverty.
Before founding HiH EA, Pauline was the General Manager Marketing & Co-operative Development at CIC Insurance Ltd and General Manager in charge of program operations at Kenya Women Finance Trust (KWFT), where she gained a strong track record in institutional start-up and development.
Pauline has over 25 years’ experience in entrepreneurship development, rural development and financing with special focus on rural and peri-urban socio-economic development.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Entrepreneurship) from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) from Egerton University and a Diploma in Co-operative Management from Co-operative University of Kenya.