Dr. Jaine Mwai

BOARD CHAIR

Jaine is a multi-faceted Kenyan professional with over 25 years’ experience gained from working in both the public and private sector. A graduate of the University of Nairobi with a Bachelors of Dental Surgery she practiced for a number of years at the Kenyatta National Hospital before being seconded as a lecturer to the Medical Training Centre in the newly created Community Oral Health department. Following her Masters’ degree in Public Health, she moved to Colgate Palmolive as the Professional Relations Manager and successfully expanded the school’s oral health programme nationally through the collaboration with the Ministry of Education.Jaine’s experience includes 16 years with East African Breweries Ltd where she held various roles initially in Marketing and later in HR. During this time she took on 2 international assignments with Diageo Africa and was based in their London head office. Her passion for transferring learning and developing people inspired her to transition from Marketing into the HR function where she held various roles which included Learning and Development, Talent and Organisation Effectiveness, HR Business Partner, Head of Employee Engagement and Group HR Service Delivery.

She is the current Chair of the EABL Retirement Benefit Scheme and a Non-Executive Board Member of UAP Insurance (K) Ltd.