Rita Kavashe is the Managing Director of Isuzu East Africa Ltd (formerly General Motors East Africa, GMEA), the largest motor vehicle assembler in the region selling a wide range of Isuzu vehicles.
Her career in GM began in 1995 in its East African operations where she has worked for the last 25 years, and successfully transitioned the company to Isuzu East Africa in 2017.
Prior to her current position, Rita held several key roles in Sales and Marketing organizations both in Kenya and South Africa, and participated in GM sponsored leadership programs including the Harvard Business School Leadership Program.
Rita holds a Bachelors degree in Education received from Moi University, and a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Nairobi. She is also an Executive Coach certified by the Academy of Executive Coaches (AOEC) UK.