Hon. Dr. Catherine Kimura is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Limited with effect from 15th July 2022.

Dr. Kimura is a specialist in Public Finance and policy and management with over 37 years’ experience. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nairobi, a Diploma in Tourism and International Relations (University of Paris), and a Certificate in Public Finance (University of Connecticut).

Hon. Kimura has held various positions in the government and public service including Investment Secretary - Ministry of Finance, Member of Parliament - East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) and was the first Chancellor of Multimedia University of Kenya. She has also worked as project Coordinator with the Nairobi City Council Financial Management Oversight Board and held various positions in the Ministries of Finance, Health and Tourism & Wildlife.

She has previously served as a director of KCB Bank Kenya, KTDA, Kenya Sugar Authority, Kenya Sugar Development Fund, Mumias Sugar Company, Busia Sugar Company, KEPHIS among others. She currently serves as a Director of Old Mutual Securities Limited and has represented the Kenyan Government in various international and regional meetings and conferences.