Aida Kimemia is Managing Director at Tiserin Capital, an impact private equity fund, which invests in small and mid-sized business in East and Southern Africa. She has broad experience in investment banking, corporate finance, general management and corporate governance. She is also non-Executive Chair on the board of Metropolitan Cannon General Insurance Limited and non-Executive Director on the board of Echo Scan a healthcare business which operates in Nigeria.
Prior to Tiserin Capital, Aida had a long career at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), culminating in her role as Regional Manager for Manufacturing and Consumer Services in Africa where she was responsible for a $300 million annual business.
Aida holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Mathematics from St Lawrence University (New York) and a Master’s Degree in Financial Management from Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore).
She represents the Capital Markets Challenge fund on the CDSC Board