Jane Kiringai is the Chairperson of the Kenya’s Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) since 2017. A seasoned economist with experience spanning over twenty years. She started her career as an economist in the Ministry of Finance determining the aggregate budget framework and ministerial and sectoral budget ceilings.
Before joining CRA she worked as a Senior Economist with the World Bank covering a broad range of economic development issues, including macroeconomic analysis and forecasting, public expenditure management and fiscal decentralization. She has also worked with other development institutions including Department for International Development (DFID), the European Commission Delegation, and as a Policy Analyst with Kenya’s Policy think tank, Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA).
Dr. Kiringai holds a PhD in Economics from University of Nottingham, UK, a Masters in Development Economics from Williams College, US, a Bachelor of Philosophy in Economics and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science both from the University of Nairobi.