Ms. Asha Kisesa

Ms. Asha Kisesa

Head of Finance

With  28 years of experience in strategic financial management especially for not for profit organizations with a proven ability to constantly challenge and improve the existing processes and systems.

 

Before joining Amref, Asha worked as a Country Finance Manager, Senior accountant, Administrative assistant, revenue and expenditure accountant in SNV Tanzania, Hivos Twaweza, Benjamin William Mkapa Foundation, SADC Secretatiat(Hashim Mbita Project),Kinondoni Municipal Council and Morogoro district Council.In these various positions Asha has been able to well support transitions to new accounting systems by training all staff in the organization, transforming the finance unit to best serve organizations internal and external clients as well as introducing new systems to reduce organizational risks.

 

She is a registered member of the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (ACPA-3204); possesses a Master degree in Corporate Management from Mzumbe University, has a Postgraduate Diploma in Accountancy from The Institute of Accountancy Arusha. Her career journey started just after she was awarded the Advanced Diploma in Local Government Accountancy and Finance from the then IDM Mzumbe.