Stella is a change agent with over 11 year’s work experience in developing, implementing and training on different disciplines related to Risk Management and Process improvement.
She currently is the Chief Operating Officer and Founder at Sentinel Africa where she leads the implementation of Projects. Through her consultancy, she has led to success over 10 organizations in obtaining the coveted ISO 27001:2013 and ISO 9001:2015 Certification designation. She mentors new Business Continuity Managers as they continue to implement best practice Business Continuity Management and is the Chairlady of the Business Continuity Institute Forum East Africa. She has matured a myriad of organizations in implementation of Enterprise Risk Management best practice approaches both in the public and private sector.
Prior to joining Sentinel Africa, she worked as the Head of Operational Risk Management at Bharti Airtel managing 17 countries and Principal Enterprise Risk Manager – Safaricom Limited and.
She is a Certified Enterprise Risk Manager CERM, Certified ISO 31000 Lead Risk Manager, , MBCI-Business Continuity Institute, ISO 27001:2013 Lead Implementer and Auditor and ISO 22301 Lead Implementer and Auditor, Certified Data Protection Officer, Certified ISO 9001 Lead Implementer and a Compliance Associate . She is also a member of good standing with IIA.
She holds a Bachelors of Commerce Degree from Strathmore University Nairobi. She enjoys travelling to new locations and nurturing teams to their greatest potential.