Bernard Kiarie

Bernard Kiarie

CFA Managing Partner - Algum Africa Capital

Bernard is the Founder and Managing Partner at Algum Africa Capital LLP. He is currently focused on advising SMEs and Large Enterprises in the region on various matters ranging from strategy, business planning, business models formulation, financial modeling, investor readiness, capital raising, business valuation, mergers & acquisitions, restructurings, financial health-check, due diligence, operational optimization, research as well as training and mentoring entrepreneurs. In the current role, he has supported over 40 businesses across Kenya and Somali, and cutting across several industries including renewable energy, healthcare, investment banking, water & sanitation, aviation, IT & telecommunication and hospitality

His experience spans over 16 years in several companies in the capital markets, private markets and in different leadership roles and exposure across several African countries. He has established critical functional departments within organizations he has worked for, mentored great teams, advised businesses on deals worth over USD 446m across the East African region as well as initiated investment research coverage on companies in various industries and different African jurisdictions. He was an airlines analyst in his previous life as an Investment Banker and Investments Analyst.

Bernard holds a Bachelor of Arts, Economics from Kenyatta University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation from CFA Institute, USA.

All Sessions by Bernard Kiarie

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Rhinos Den

  • Rita Odero - Grofins Bernard Kiarie -Algum Capital
  • Eric Osiakwan – Chanzo Capital
  • Safaricom Spark Fund – Kris Senanu
  • 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

    OBJECTIVE: To deliver appropriate business fundamentals to foster resilience and recovery from impact of Pandemic.

    PLANNING- Bernard Kiarie of Algum Africa

    PEOPLE - Elana Laichena and Keru Munene Open Capital Advisors