Ms Chege is a professional with over fourteen years’ experience in legal and project finance advisory services. As Director, Africa, for Development Finance International, Inc., Ms Chege is responsible for DFI’s Africa practice, providing support to both private and public sector clients in renewable energy, agribusiness, infrastructure, healthcare, ICT and financial inclusion sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa. Her role includes both business development across the Continent as well as leading and providing support to various teams in project execution for the firm’s broad range of clients.
Ms Chege started her career in Johannesburg with the international and project finance practices of LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP. Born in Kenya, she holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Nairobi, Kenya and a Master of Laws (LLM) from the University of the Witwatersrand.
She currently lives in Nairobi, Kenya with her two daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, running and travelling. She also serves on the PTA Executive Committee of Rusinga Schools, Nairobi.