Head, Internal Audit
Hilary, a Kenyan national, heads AGRA’s internal audit. In this role he supports and ensures compliance with policies and procedures and provides leadership in identifying, managing and mitigating risks within the organization.
Raised among small holder farmers in the western highlands of Kenya, Hilary understands only too well the challenges faced by Africa’s family farmers. He grew up farming maize and herding cattle on his parents’ farm and is happy that he is now contributing to the improved livelihoods of African farmers through his current role at AGRA.
Hilary has a wealth of experience in audit and finance having previously worked internationally with consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers and in various Senior Management roles with investment firm Sovereign Group. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Finance) from the University of Nairobi and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) as well as a Chartered Accountant (ACCA-UK). He also has a higher Diploma in ICT from the Institute for the Management of Information Systems (IMIS-UK).