Emma Zawadi Awich

Emma is a senior investment analyst at Samawati Capital Partners. She has been a member of the team since 2018 and holds a Bachelor of Business Science in Finance from Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya. During her studies she has shown interest for the health, education and energy sectors having completed internships at the Kenyatta National Hospital, at KAARMIC Education in India (social enterprise focusing on education services for low-income communities) and lastly Safi International AS (a global alliance for clean cook stoves).

In addition, Emma has spent twelve years of her life in Francophone Africa and therefore is fluent in French. With these skills she will be a great asset to the Nairobi team and supports on pipeline origination in West Africa.

She is currently pursuing her professional certification as a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).