Director: Ishmael Maina


Ishmael teaches at the School of Finance and Applied Economics. His research interests are primarily in value investing, portfolio management and venture capital and he is currently developing a PhD concept paper in value investing. In addition, he holds a Master in Commerce (Finance) from Strathmore University and is awaiting the award of the CFA Charter by the CFA Institute.


Research interests 

1. Determinants of Capital Structure of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises in Nairobi, Kenya.

2. Innovative Financing for Water Resources and Services conference training (2011) followed by a book chapter (unpublished) with the same title


Team Structure

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200