Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has announced the appointment of Ms. Rose Ogega to its Board.
At the Board of Directors’ meeting held on 12th February 2019, the board approved the appointment of Ms. Ogega as an independent non-executive director effective 12th February 2019.
Rose is currently the founder and Managing Director of Bloom Consultancy, an executive coaching organization that focuses on leadership development through mentoring and coaching.
“Ms. Ogega brings wealth of experience spanning over 25 years advising and managing both large, complex and emerging startup ventures. Her previous boardroom experience and versatility will certainly add value to Safaricom Board, helping take the organization to the next level of success,” said Mr. Nicholas Ng’ang’a, Safaricom Chairman.
She has previously served as a Board member of the Centre for Corporate Governance, UAP Old Mutual Group and Barclays Bank.
The holder of a Bachelors’ of Commerce in Accounting and Finance Degree from the University of Nairobi started her Career at Price water House 32 years ago and moved on to DHL International as the Finance Director for Kenya and East Africa. She retired at age 34 to start her journey as an entrepreneur.