Dorothy Maseke 

Head of ANCA Secretariat

Dorothy is head of the ANCA secretariat and Africa Lead, Nature Finance & TNFD at FSD Africa where she is responsible for its nature programme including support for 30by30 National Nature Strategies, nature-related stress testing for selected African Central Banks, and the African pilot of the TNFD framework. 

Dorothy previously headed the Risk and Compliance department at ICEA LION Group where she was responsible for the implementation of the UNEP FI’s Principles of Sustainable Insurance (PSI). She has represented Africa on a number of Taskforces including the Task Force for Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) insurer pilot group and the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF). Together with the UNEP PSI, she was instrumental in the co-creation and launch of the Nairobi Declaration on Sustainable Insurance, a statement of commitment by African insurance industry leaders to support the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals launched in April 2021.  

A multiple awardee, Dorothy was named one of the Top40Under40 Women in Kenya as well as one of the Top 50 Women in Insurance in Africa at the African Insurance Organisation (AIO) conference in 2022.