Catherine Musakali

Catherine Musakali is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Fellow of the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya and Founder of Dorion Associates.

Previously, Catherine worked for Kenya Shell Limited as Company Secretary and Head of Legal for over 15 years, where she managed the Legal Functions in 9 African Countries.

In addition, she worked for Shell in the United Kingdom where she specialized in Mergers, Acquisitions and other commercial transactions and acted as legal focal point for contracting and procurement transaction across 23 countries in Africa.


Catherine is Corporate Governance Expert and has served in several roles developing appropriate Corporate Governance Standards across various industries. Notably Catherine has served as Chairman of the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (ICPSK) and served on the Council of Corporate Secretaries International Association.

Catherine has been the Chief Judge-Corporate Governance for the FiRe Awards and is a Corporate Governance Trainer, Governance Auditor and Board Evaluator. She is the Chairman of The Women on Boards Network and serves as Company Secretary and Board member for several Companies.