About Me

Janet Macharia is a BoP Innovation Specialist East & Southern Africa, a financial expert with vast experience with base of pyramid businesses as well as SMEs and corporates. Her experience in financial management in corporate world has given her a knack for advisory in business operations from small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to Large Enterprises. She has served as an internal auditor and financial consultant for 5 years in different where she implemented effective internal control system that led to maximization cost savings and profits.
Over 5 years she has supported entrepreneurs at the base of pyramid to grow their businesses by increasing revenue and number of employees through TechnoServe Inc, an international NGO. Entrepreneurs have gotten business incubation, mentorship opportunities and accessed finances in form of grants, credit facility from funding organizations and financial institutions through successful development of bankable business plans.  

Job Title

BoP Specialist  


BoP Innovation Center  




Nairobi, Kenya

  • Finance
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Partnerships