Mrs. Jacinta Karita is trained in insurance and reinsurance and has a wealth of experience in the field, both locally and internationally. She is an associate of the Chartered Insurance Institutes of London and the Insurance Institute of Kenya. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration & Management degree from Daystar University and a Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.
Jacinta is currently working with Tira Insurance Agency Ltd as a Director and Principal Officer.
Her career in the insurance industry began when she joined Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Ltd. In 1991, she moved to join Pacific Insurance Brokers (E.A) Ltd (formerly known as K&M Insurance Brokers Ltd) with a mandate to start their reinsurance broking company. She carried out her role successfully and set up First Reinsurance Brokers Ltd, which is now one of the top 5 reinsurance brokers in Africa. She left a solid company after serving for 25 years.