Jane Achando

Legal Officer

Jane Achando, an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (strategic management) from the Kenya Methodist University, a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law and a Bachelors of Law (LLB) from the University of South Africa. Prior to joining AATF she worked at Family Health International (Kenya) as a Contract and Grants Consultant where she was involved in the close out phase of the Aids Population and Health Integrated Assistance II (APHIA) project. Jane has worked as a litigation advocate at Kelly & Company Advocates and as a legal assistant at Musyoka, Wambua & Katiku Advocates. At AATF, Jane is responsible for managing the AATF Contract Lifecycle Management System, negotiating, drafting and management of license agreements for technology development and deployment; facilitating and coordinating the filing of project and institutional intellectual property rights, updating and maintaining the intranet board folder, assisting the Director of Legal Affairs with corporate compliance functions; organising and facilitating project intellectual property meetings; assisting the Director of Legal Affairs in managing the AATF Technology and Innovation Support Centre; and assisting in intellectual property trainings for AATF and other partners. Jane is a Kenya