“A Nation where girls and women are empowered thrives ~ Knight Muteti
Inspired and mentored by her father who was a politician and human rights defender, Knight found passion in supporting vulnerable girls and young mothers in Kenya. Following the demise of her father, she experienced a lot of challenges as a young lady and this led to her establishment of Daughters of Kenya (DoK) in 2016 after working for two other national organizations. This cause is very dear to her heart since her life and career have been driven by a strong passion to alleviate poverty around the world and her desire is to play an integral part in enacting this.
Knight Muteti is also the WINConference – Kenya Executive Partner. WIN (Women International Networking) is a Global Leadership organization inspiring women leaders worldwide and provides pioneering thought leadership for individuals and organizations worldwide through its innovative framework of change. She is also the G100 Kenya Country Chair; Anti – Gender Based Violence Wing. G100 is an empowered group of 100 women leaders from across the world, leading 100 global wings, supported by G100 He for She champions (Denim Club) and 100 Country Chairs for powerful advocacy, awareness & impact across governments and organizations for gender equal future.
Ms. Muteti also seats at the Aphrodite Code Board that help Global Female Forum to access Business Acceleration, Personal Growth and Global Connections to empower more Success. She is an Ashoka Visionary and a Change maker; an executive program that enables visionaries to gain skills to master both entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial challenges and to generate Social Impact.
Knight Muteti possesses strong academic grounding in Social Work; a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work; Second Class Honors Upper Division from the University of Nairobi and she is a strategic team leader, a communicator, very good in networking and an Excellent Manager with MBA; Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi. Ms. Muteti was conferred on the Award of ICONIC WOMEN CREATING A BETTER WORLD FOR ALL at the global Women Economic Forum 2017 held on 8-13, May 2017; New Delhi, India. Knight Muteti is an amazing speaker who has also participated in leadership Training, Forums, Workshops, Conferences and Global Meetings in Uganda, Rwanda, Nigeria, South Africa, Italy, Norway, Malaysia, Switzerland and France.