Managing Director and Principle Officer AfroCentric Health Solutions Limited
Stephen Maina an experienced business executive with over 15 years corporate experience at senior management and board levels. He is an accountant by profession and training and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya and has in-depth knowledge and experience in insurance, corporate strategy, organizational restructuring, performance management and financial management.
He commenced his professional training in 1992 with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he worked in both the Nairobi and London offices. He joined AAR Group in 2000 as Group Finance Director and held various senior management roles within the group until he left in 2013 as the Group Strategy Director having overseen key strategic changes including raising significant capital for the business.
In 2013 he started a consultancy firm Stekmah Limited providing consultancy services in finance and organizational strategy. He also provided consultancy services in the health and insurance sectors where he leveraged on his deep knowledge and experience of these sectors.
In June 2015 he joined AfroCentric Health Solutions Limited (AHSL) a Medical Insurance Provider (MIP) as the Managing Director. AHSL is an associate of Medscheme Holdings (Pty) Limited and is focused on administration of health schemes.
He sits on the board of AAR Credit Services Ltd and AAR Credit Services Uganda Limited where he is the Chair of the Risk and Audit Committee of the Board. He have also served as a director and Treasurer of Kenya Healthcare Federation which is the Health Sector arm of KEPSA for over 7 years and continues to serve in the board in the co-opted role of the Treasurer. He is well versed in corporate governance issues and have attended several corporate governance seminars.