Eric is a PhD candidate at the programme conducting comparative research on the making of unsecured loans on digital platforms in Kenya and commercial banks in South Africa. His passion is at the intersection of sustainable development and the finance that goes with it. His current research interests are in the areas of digital finance and green finance for development.
A chartered accountant (ACCA-UK), Eric has a background in finance and risk management, having started his career at Deloitte, spending this time there between the Kenya and Ethiopia. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Nairobi and a Masters of Commerce in Development Finance from the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town.