First Idea Consulting is an independent consulting firm registered in Kenya. We provide consulting services in management, finance, tax and accounting. First Idea Consulting clients include: International Non-Governmental (INGOs), Civil Society Organisations (CSO), Community Based Organisations, Donor Agencies, Governmental Ministries, Departments and Agencies, Educational Institutions, and the Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs).

Our Consultants

Our consultants are selected from a pool of the best in the industry. Our consultants are available on call to suit the clients needs so that each assignment gets the best combination of skills for the requirement. We believe that each organization is unique and therefore provide tailor-made solutions by giving the client a perfect match of consultants.

Caroline Gathii


Caroline has over 16 years’ experience gained in various capacities in the private, public sectors and academia. She commenced her career in PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and later moved to KPMG East Africa where she perfected numerous skills in the various sectors of management.

Caroline has a Master’s Degree in Financial Management, a Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA,K) and holds a Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management. She is a member of Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya, Association of Women Accountants of Kenya, a member of the Kenya Institute of Supplies Management, Organisation of Women in International Trade (OWIT) and the Institute of Human Resource Management. Her professional experience spans Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Burundi, Malawi and Tanzania.

Caroline has consulted for different sectors including: Agriculture, Manufacturing, ICT Sector, Financial Services, Government Agencies, Health Sector, and Education Sector, International and local Non-Governmental Organisations, Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs) amongst others. Caroline is an adjunct faculty member of Strathmore University where she trains in various short term professional training courses.

Agnes Wanjohi

BComm, CPA (2)

Agnes has 2 years’ experience gained from various sectors of the economy. Agnes has a Bachelor Degree in Commerce, CPA Section 5. Agnes has experience in the Finance Sector, Agriculture Sector, ICT Sector and Public sector. She is an Advisor at FirstIdea Consulting Limited.


We have a pool of consultants with a diverse portfolio of skills; tax consultants, team building specialists, strategy coaches, logistics advisors, research specialists and data analysts.