Ms. Carol Musyoka was appointed to the Board on 7th August 2020.
She is the Chairperson of the Board of Business Registration Services, a parastatal created to house Kenya's Companies Registry. She has several years of financial leadership experience in the areas of deal origination, negotiation, structuring and execution having been involved in several landmark corporate finance transactions in Kenya. Her executive management and board experience includes her role as Corporate Director, Barclays Bank of Kenya as well as the Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of K-Rep Bank, Kenya's first microfinance institution.
Ms. Musyoka has had considerable credit risk and corporate banking experience and training over her banking career at both Barclays and Citibank. She currently sits as a non-executive director on the boards of East Africa Breweries Ltd, British American Tobacco Ltd and Kenya Airways Ltd, all of which are are companies listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. She has previously served on the boards of at least twelve private, public and Not for Profit organizations including BOC Gases, Competition Authority of Kenya, Institute of Economic Affairs, Opportunity Kenya, Transcentury Ltd and the African Legal Support Facility of the African Development Bank.
Carol currently provides bespoke training solutions to a number of multinational and locally owned companies in the region on Leadership and Corporate Governance and has been the Academic Director for the corporate governance programs at Strathmore University Business School for the last seven years. Her skills in breaking down complex financial events and contextualizing the same to local situations have been well received and are a constant feature of her weekly Monday articles in Kenya's leading business newspaper, the Business Daily.
Ms. Musyoka holds a Master of Law degree from Cornell University, USA and a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Nairobi. She is a receipient of the 2010 Eisenhower Fellowship for International Leadership.