Shila Nhemi

Technical Director, Risk and Compliance, Kenya

Passionate about well-governed organizations, Shila has over 16 years of experience in private and non-profit sectors, specializing in corporate governance, risk management, board practices, compliance procedures, legal systems, and internal control environment. As the Technical Director – Risk and Compliance for Humentum, she designs product offerings and ensures high-quality delivery of client assignments.

Shila began her career at KPMG, where she acquired valuable skills and experience in governance, risk, and compliance. She then progressed to work with Toyota, IFRC, and the Norwegian Red Cross in various roles. She has provided consultancy services to a range of industries, including international development, education, banking, insurance, oil & gas, international trade, healthcare, manufacturing, media, and fast-moving consumer goods, and has supported country offices in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, providing her with a diverse international experience.

Shila is a qualified corporate governance lawyer, Chartered Governance Professional, and Certified Public Accountant. In addition to her professional pursuits, she is pursuing her Doctorate in Law. She currently resides in Kenya.