Rachael Mwangi is the program manager of the CGIAR GENDER platform. In this role, she will be providing strategic and operational support to the platform. Equipped with 20 years’ experience, she has expertise in program and project management, financial management and accounting, administration, grants and partners management. She has held various positions at ILRI, most recently with the CRP Livestock, PMU and in the private sector. Mwangi has a master’s in project planning and Management from the University of Nairobi, BSc degree in International Business Administration-Finance and Accounts, from the United States International University. In addition, she holds a Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification and is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).