Committee Member Profile

Ms. Wanjiru Kirima Wanjiru Kirima

Independent Trustee and IC Chair, Momentum Corporate Funds, FundsAtWork Umbrella Funds

Wanjiru is the Chief Executive Officer of Women in Infrastructure and Energy (WINDE), an impact investment holding company. Wanjiru is the Investment Committee Chair of Momentum Corporate Pension Funds and FundsAtWork Umbrella Funds where she also serves as an independent Trustee. Wanjiru serves on various high profile as non-executive Director; Alternative Prosperity Holding, Alternative Prosperity Kenya and Netstar Pty. Wanjiru is also an independent Investment Committee Member of Bonitas Medical Aid. Wanjiru has more than 25 years global finance and pension experience in executive management (Shell, FirstRand, Mercer and Stanlib). Wanjiru is a true global citizen and has worked in the United Kingdom, South Africa, Kenya, Namibia, Botswana, Uganda and Swaziland. Wanjiru is a leader in the African financial industry with a particular emphasis on sustainability and impact investing. She is a former Chairperson of the Pension Association of South Africa (Baseta). She is also an Advisory Committee Member of The Southern Africa Pension Fund Investment Forum.