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Leading The Way InTrade Finance Business ForOver 20 Years

company overview

Mazel Investment Company Limited is a financial services company whose business is to provide financial services to corporate business enterprises by extending and structuring trade finance related financial services that meet their business requirements. The company provides financial services to a wide range of clients in Kenya and the wider East, Central and Southern African regions and currently has branches in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu Kenya and Kampala in Uganda. Mazel seeks to extend its reach to most countries in Africa within the next two years.

Mazel Investment Company Limited offers the following financial products and services.

  • Bid Bonds
  • Performance Bonds
  • Advance Payment Guarantees
  • Cheque Discounting
  • Letters of credit
  • Project & Contract Finance
  • Financial Consultancy
  • Working Capital Finance

Our Vision

To be a world class service provider of financial services and ultimately contribute to the economic development of all enterprises in Kenya and the rest of Africa.

Our Mission

To provide a platform to visionary entrepreneurs to enable them realize their goals by offering unique and tailor made financial solutions matched by the highest standards of customer service, experience and support.

company history

Mazel Investment is a locally registered company who for the short time of doing business has become renowned for its focus in offering corporate entities innovative short-term trade and other related working capital solutions.

  • 2013


    Mazel is a limited company founded in 2013 by a group of promoters who shared a common vision of deepening inclusion and access to financial services specifically on Trade finance solutions to corporate entities in Kenya as well as the Eastern, Central and Southern African regions.

  • 2015

    reaching for the stars

    The company commenced full operations in July 2015 and have since focused on offering guarantee facilities, bid, performance, advance payment guarantees, letters of credit and other related structured trade finance solutions such as project finance, import finance and consultancy services to its diverse clientele..

  • 2020

    East Africa's Most Popular Trade Finance Firm

    Mazel Investment Co. Ltd now has 22 employees, many of whom have wide industry experience gained over several years from different industry players engaged in the guarantees and Trade finance business in Kenya and the rest of Africa hence ensuring the deepening of knowledge of the corporate financial services sector which is the core business of the company.

our expert team

We work with the best talent in the market in order to deliver the best trade finance solutions to our clients.

  • Allan Ogendo

    Chief Executive Officer

    Allan is the Chief Executive Officer at Mazel Investments Company Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree and an MBA (Strategic Management) degree from the University of Nairobi and is a Certified Public Accountant. Allan has over 16 years’ experience in operational, strategic management, financial, systems and credit management. Until July 2015 and for a period of 10 years, Allan was the General Manager and Chief Commercial Officer of Investeq Capital Limited and is credited with building the Investeq brand and business from a start-up entity 10 years ago to become the major trade finance intermediary both in Kenya, Uganda and the rest of Africa. He is credited with innovating unique structures for various trade finance products in Kenya and Uganda mainly for guarantee products, bid, performance, Advance payments, Letters of credit, Cheque and Invoice discounting that has pioneered a new financial intermediation services sector within the larger East African region. He has been instrumental in the development of key systems, procedures and risk management instruments for many companies and SME clients that has contributed to the stability and sustainability of these institutions.

  • Raphael Murangiri

    Co-Founder, Marketing & Business Development

    Raphael is Mazel’s marketing & business development Director. He is widely experienced in the development of new markets, sourcing and penetration of new markets, the management of shifts in product and business cycles as well as competitor analysis. He brings a wealth of experience in creating and managing Mazel’s agency relationships across all the counties in Kenya besides providing critical input in the development of new product offerings. He also provides leadership to his team to ensure the company diversifies its product offering and portfolio at a cost effective and risk mitigated platform. Prior to joining Mazel, Raphael was the Marketing Manager at Investeq Capital Limited where he was tasked with the development of the local business and rollout of the branch network in Kenya. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) degree from Kenyatta University.

  • Cornelius Muli

    Co-Founder & Marketing

    Muli is Mazel Investment's Director. He has a career spanning over 20 years in the finance sector and plays a key role in Management and Development of the company’s business. His key roles include business development and products review. He is widely experienced in the development of new markets, sourcing and penetration of new markets, the management of shifts in product and business cycles as well as competitor analysis. He brings a wealth of experience to Mazel Investment having worked with notable institutions such as Absa Bank, Ngao Credit, Premier Credit, FSI Capital and Investeq Capital. His mix of roles at these companies ranging from Credit Analyst to Product Manager have been key in sustaining Mazel's mix of products.

  • Sharon Ashanda

    Finance & Risk

    Sharon is the Head of Finance & Risk at Mazel Investments Limited. Her role is to ensure that she offers timely financial reports and information that is used in decision making, support business and operational needs. Prior to joining Mazel, Sharon worked as the Chief Accountant & Head of Credit at Investeq Capital Limited where besides her financial management duties, she was in charge of developing and designing robust risk management systems to support the business and operational needs for the company. Sharon holds a Bcom (Accounting) from University of Nairobi, an MBA from United States International University USIU and is also a certified Public Accountant. Sharon has over 8 years experience in senior financial management with focus on maintaining high standards of financial management, budgeting and forecasting, credit control and implementation of internal controls

what we do

Mazel Investment Co. Limited offers a mix of products that includes on-balance sheet and off-balance sheet structured trade finance solutions, targeted to bridge the short term financial requirements of businesses. They include;