LVCT Health

Board of Directors

Faith Nkatha Gitonga


Faith is a transformational and influential leader and professional with over 10 years of experience. Faith currently works at Cellulant Fintech companies in Africa as the Country Manager. Previously, she worked with the Oracle Corporation leading their Digital Transformation efforts for the Public Sector.

Her last C-suite role in banking was as the Director for Strategy, Monitoring and Transformation. She has broad and deep experience and knowledge in Innovation, Business Development, Payments, Partnerships, Leadership, Product development, Strategy, and Culture Management.

Faith joined the LVCT Health Board in 2021 and has sat on the Women on Boards Network board since 2019, where she chairs the Finance, Partnerships and Administration Committee. She is a Member of the African Women in Fintech and Payments, a trainer and mentor for the Presidential Digital Talent Program (PDTP) and Volunteers with the Mpesa Foundation Academy.

Faith has been trained on corporate governance. She recently graduated from Yale University and the University of California, Berkeley, with an Executive MBA in Leading effective decision making and Leading innovative change, respectively. Faith was nominated to join the Swedish Institute Management Program team representing Africa in 2020. She has a master’s in corporate psychology focus. Faith also has a certification in leadership, project management and management development from Gordon Institute of Business Science and Strathmore Business School