Ms. Jennifer Gitiri is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with over ten (10) years’ of experience and is currently the Deputy Director of Legal Services and Corporation Secretary at the Assets Recovery Agency. She is a Certified Public Secretary (CPS-K) and trained assessor under the Eastern and South Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG). She has also participated in both the National Risk Assessment and the Mutual Evaluation for Kenya which evaluates compliance with the Financial Action Taskforce (FATF) Recommendations.
Ms. Gitiri holds a Master of Laws (LLM) in Comparative Constitutional Law from the Central European University, a second LLM in Public International Law from the University of Nairobi, an Advanced Masters course in International Human Rights Law from the University of Oslo, a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Nairobi.
Ms. Gitiri is an awardee of the Head of State Commendation by the President of the Republic of Kenya for her outstanding service.