Beza Teshome
From 2015-2019

Programme Assistant 

Beza Teshome has an MSC in Economic policy analysis. She was one of our Programme Assistant and supported the team members in data processing, fact-finding, administrative issues and report writing. Within L-IFT, she has also supported us as a research coordinator for a project with World Bank.


Maria Helmrich
From 2015-2019

Programme Assistant and Data Expert 

Maria Helmrich has an MSc in Business Information Management from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. In her studies she specialized in big data and business analytics, which provided her experience in R programming. Maria was Programme Assistant and data expert at L-IFT, charged with data processing, analysis of findings and report writing.


Moses Mburu
From 2016-2019


Moses Mburu has a BSc in Statistics from the School of Maths, University of Nairobi. He has joined our team as a statistician in 2016 after finishing his studies. He is specialized in R programming, machine learning, data visualization, SQL and Python. At L-IFT he took care of data analysis, survey design and report writing.

Eric Anjeo
From 2019-2021

Data Analyst

Eric Anjeo was L-IFT’s Data Analyst/statistician skilled in recording, interpreting and analyzing data in a fast-paced environment, advanced proficiency in all aspects of data analytics (data mining, data visualization, predictive modeling, machine learning, and time series analysis in Python and R). He is responsible for supporting research analysis and development processes. He has a bachelor degree in statistics from the University of Nairobi (UON).

Bezawit Hailegiorgis
From 2020-2021

Finbit Interim Manager

Bezawit Hailegiorgis was working as a Finbit Interim Manager in L-IFT. She holds a Masters degree in International Relations. She is experienced in Global and African Political Economy, International Relations, Political Affairs and Foreign Policy. She is interested in Social Enterprise, Financial Technology, Communication, Research, Saving Groups Technology, Economic & Financial Inclusion, Social Entrepreneurship, and Economic Empowerment