Ms. Agnes Gathaiya is the Chief Executive Officer of Integrated Payments Services Limited (IPSL). She is responsible for developing and driving execution of IPSL’s purpose and mandate, including positioning IPSL as the operator of choice for banks and driving payments innovation within the industry. Ms. Gathaiya has more than 20 years progressive experience in organizational transformation, predominantly focused on developing strategy and leading sales and business development. She has held leadership positions in several organisations including Deloitte Consulting, SAP and most recently Safaricom where she served as Head of Department for the Enterprise Unit’s SME and Regional Operations. She holds a Master’s in Business Administration from United States International University and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Bryn Mawr College, USA. She has also been through the Harvard University Women in Leadership program and was recognised in 2010 by Business Daily as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Women in the country.