Martha is a fintech & payments leader, an immigrant, a social entrepreneur, diversity & inclusion advocate and a philanthropist with years of experience in cards & payments, NGOs and social entrepreneurship.
Martha is the Founder & Chair to the Executive Board at European Women Payments Network (EWPN), a Pan-European network championing diversity & inclusion in fintech & payments; Founder of African Women in Fintech & Payments (AWFP); Founder of Dali Spaces-Coworking Spaces for Women, Femtreat & The Fintologist.
A passionate philanthropist, she founded, Beyond Innocence Foundation (BIF), a charity organisation to provide a rescue center & safe house for sexually abused minors aged 0-16 in Taita, Kenya.
She sits on various Boards including, RemitFund; Sote Hub; CodeOp, Rise Up Advisory Board Member for Money 20/20 EU and Advisory Board Member for Merchant Payments Ecosystem(MPE2020)
Before that, she worked as Global Card Scheme Compliance Director for Payvision and Client Advising Manager for TSYS.
Martha has been listed on Women In Fintech Powerlist 2016, 2017 and 2018