NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 15 – Safaricom Board of Directors has appointed Rose Ogega as an independent non-executive Director with effect from February 12, 2019.
Ogega is the founder and Managing Director of Bloom Consultancy Limited, an organization that develops leadership skills through executive coaching and mentoring.
She started her Career at Pricewaterhouse 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.
Ogega has over 15 years of Board experience spanning across professional, large listed companies, large private companies, government Institutions and small/startup ventures.
She has served in several boards in Kenya including; Barclays Bank Kenya, UAP Old Mutual Group, and at the National Economic and Social Council.
As a non-executive Board director, she has worked very closely with senior executive teams on a broad range of strategic issues in a diverse array of industry setting including banking and Insurance.
She also helps individuals prepare for Board positions through mentoring and coaching.