Training Team

John Gitau

John Gitau holds a Bachelor of Arts (Sociology and linguistics) degree from University of Nairobi and postgraduate diplomas in business management, marketing, stock brokerage,french entrepreneurship and Business Judging.

He is a Master Trainer of Trainers with Global financial education program.

He has been a trainer in personal money management for 8 years and an investment consultant for 18 years specializing with individuals of high networth. He has vast experience in business in the lines of hospitality, money transfer and portfolio management and business ideas development.

He is the CEO of Kenya financial Education Centre.

Joseph Geita

Joseph Geita holds a Bachelor of education (arts) degree from Kenyatta University and an MBA (Marketing) from United States International University-Africa.  He is trained by MicroSave since 2001 on Market Research and Product Development among several other tools.

He has ten years experience in training, research and product development for micro finance and marketing financial services gained in the course of formal employment in banking and SACCO sectors. He was in charge of research and products development in Equity Bank and Family Bank and until Feb 2010 with World Council of Credit Union’s, WOCCU/FSD SACCO Cap Project in Kenya where he was the project’s Product Development and Credit Specialist. He has gained a lot of experience in product design, pilot-testing and rollout of various financial products.

He is a Master Trainer of Trainers with Global Financial Education Program and is also trained in Designing Adult Learning Sessions by CGAP.

He has also been actively involved in design and implementation of various development projects initiated by development partners such Swiss Contact, FSD and WOCCU among others.

He is currently Head of Training and Consultancy with Kenya Financial Education Centre.

 Japheth Odhiambo Wesonga

Japheth Odhiambo Wesonga holds a Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Engineering) degree from Egerton University and Bachelor of Business Management from Masinde Muliro University of science & Technology.  He is trained in marketing strategies, saving sensitization and T24 Emerge user training.

He is a Master Trainer of Trainers with Global Financial Education Program.

As a finance officer in a leading MFI he was instrumental in training over 5,000 clients using Global Financial Education curriculum within a year with a leading micro-finance Institution.

He is currently an associate consultant with Kenya Financial Education Centre in the financial services department.

 Ephantus Ndirangu Wanyiri

Ephantus Ndirangu Wanyiri holds a Bachelor of Arts (Communication and Sociology) degree and MBA (Strategic Management) from University of Nairobi.  He also holds a Diploma in Public Relations. He is trained by MicroSave Kenya on Product development and marketing and is a certified trainer with ILO Wedge training..

He is a master Trainer of Trainers with Global Financial Education Program.

As a Business Development Manager in a leading MFI he was instrumental in training over 1,000 clients using Global Financial Education curriculum within a year. He initiated SME empowerment programmes and oversaw their implementation in the rural and urban regions in Kenya over a 2 year period.

He is currently the Director in-charge of Training Programmes and consultancy in microfinance field.

 Benedict Edward Kariuki

Benedict Kariuki holds a Bachelor of Arts (Economics and Sociology) degree from Egerton University and IT qualification in Competence and Learning.

He is a master Trainer of Trainers with Global Financial Education Program.

He had 4 years experience in training youth in IT and Entrepreneurship with over 2 years international exposure in IT training..

He  is the Coordinator of Research, IT and Youth Programmes training..

 Isaac Kung’u

Isaac Kung’u holds a Bachelor of Science ( Mathematics) degree from University of Nairobi and has post graduate Diplomas in Business Management, Human Resources Management, Leadership and Team Building.

He  is the Head of Marketing and Public Relations.

Kennedy Odhiambo

Kennedy Odhiambo has 7 years experience in corporate affairs and administration having worked in an international company in money transfer business in Kenya. He is responsible for the human resource and administration function.

He is the Corporate Affairs Director of Kenya Financial Education Centre.