Fahima heads the Portfolio Management and Research function at GenAfrica. She joined the Company in 1996 and has held the roles of Head of Operations and Investment Manager prior to her current role. Fahima also manages key client portfolios and is the overall coordinator the research function amongst the front office team. She holds an Honors Degree in Computing from the University of Greenwich and has also earned the prestigious CFA Charter Award by the CFA Institute in the United States.
Prior to joining GenAfrica, Fahima worked with the Trustee and Investment Services arm of Kenya Commercial Bank. She holds an Executive MBA from Strathmore Business School.
Fahima has also been involved in the development of the investment field in Kenya, having served on the Capital Markets Authority committee set up to develop the ten year strategy for developing Kenya’s capital markets. She is also the Vice President of CFA Society East Africa.
Fahima is a Full Member of the Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysts (ICIFA)