Olivia Obiero

Manager

Olivia Obiero is a Manager in MSC’s Banking and Financial Services domain. She has extensive experience in the financial sector specifically related to financial inclusion supporting financial institutions in the areas of microfinance, SME finance, and digital financial services.

Olivia has hands-on experience in technical work, such as institutional review, organizational strengthening, market research and product development, capacity-building, and training. She has completed several assignments in various countries, including Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, and Malawi for financial institutions such as Jamii Bora Bank, Equity Bank of Kenya, and Opportunity Bank of Malawi, among others.

Prior to joining MSC, Olivia worked in credit management for a leading bank in Kenya, where she gained skills in bank lending policies and procedures, portfolio administration,  debt restructuring and recovery, performance management, and both regulatory and non-regulatory compliance management and reporting. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Strathmore University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Kenya Methodist University. She also holds a post-graduate Diploma in Project Management from the Kenya Institute of Management. Olivia is fluent in English and Kiswahili.