Ms Anne Waiguru has an academic background and experience in economic and public policy.
She holds a Masters degree in Economic Policy from the University of Nairobi, and, has specialized experience in public finance, financial management systems, public service reform and capacity building, and, governance.
Ms Waiguru was the Director, Integrated Financial Management andInformation System (IFMIS), and, Head of Governance at the National Treasury.
She served briefly as a Senior Public Sector Manager / Assistant Vice President, at Citigroup NA. Previously, Ms.Waiguru served as a Technical Advisor in the Cabinet Office, Office of the President. This position was initially seconded by the WorldBank (DC). In the last two years, Ms Waiguru led her IFMIS team at the National Treasury to win three Awards for exemplary performance in the Public Service.
She was also nominated as one of the Top 40 Under 40 women in the country, the only nominee at the time from the Public service. Ms. Waiguru has been published, and has served as the Alternate to the Permanent Secretary/National Treasury in the Public Procurement oversight Authority Advisory Board, and, the Women Enterprise Fund Board.
Ms Waiguru is a proud mother of three sons, Ian, Don and Wabu aged seventeen (17), fourteen (14) and nine (9) respectively.