Jackie Wahome is a Policy Analyst for East and Southern Africa at Global Financial Integrity. In this capacity, she is working to expand GFI’s footprint in Kenya and Uganda and is currently part of an Africa-focused project that analyses illicit financial flows and beneficial ownership.
Prior to joining GFI, Ms. Wahome led Thinkillustrate, a Nairobi-based consultancy that uses the power of visual thinking to enhance access to information on legal and social justice issues. She also worked extensively on projects focused on transparency and good governance through her work as a regional officer as Transparency International Kenya, and has produced several publications on various legal and social justice issues.
Ms. Wahome is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree from Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya.