NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 5 – The Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysts (ICIFA) has appointed Diana Muriu as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective November 1st 2018.
Diana has over 10 years’ experience in the financial services industry having worked at Actuarial Services E.A. Limited where she most recently served as a Senior Manager–Investments.
“The appointment of CEO marks a milestone since inception as an organization by an act of parliament a few years ago. With this appointment, we hope that ICIFA will offer members value for their membership,” said Job Kihumba, chairman of ICIFA.
During her tenure at Actuarial Services E.A. Limited, Diana was instrumental in establishing processes and business relationships that enhanced business development.
She brings on board professionalism, a deep understanding and knowledge of the investment industry having provided investment advisory services to numerous pension schemes in Kenya.
Diana is a member of ICIFA and holds a Master of Science in Finance and Bachelors in Economics and Statistics both from University of Nairobi and a Graduate diploma in Actuarial Science.
ICIFA is the only body outside South Africa that is mandated to locally register and supervise qualified and licensed professionals to practice as investment and financial analysts and to provide related services including investment transactions and investment advisory services, verification or certification of investments, services involving investment records and decisions.