Penda Health-Kenya-Healthcare

What we do: Penda Health is a private healthcare company that provides health care services that patients can trust. The company has medical branches throughout Nairobi and offers comprehensive urgent care (illness, accident, emergency), ante-natal care (ANC) for expectant mothers, baby care including comprehensive vaccination services, screening and treatment of high blood pressure and diabetes, dental services, laboratory services and family planning. Penda Health began its operations in 2012 with the launch of its first clinic.

Ownership & Management: Penda Health is owned by a group of medical practitioners (one of the co-founders being Stephanie Koczela and Nicholas Sowden) who operate in Nairobi and have a strong network of health professionals working in the various medical branches. There is a highly experienced management staff such as Beatrice Ngoche who is a health professional and community organizer with Simama Pamoja and conducted research on the healthcare system in Kenya from 2005-2006 as well as Dr. Job Makoyo who served as the Clinic Services Manager in the IRC’s refugee camp in Dadaab. The company has branches in Embakasi, Umoja, Githurai 45, Zimmerman, Kahawa West and Huruma all within the city of Nairobi.

Key financial indicators: Not provided. Penda Health is a well-established healthcare company that generates strong profitability and business sustainability in a heavily defensive health market. The company has managed to consistently expand its branch network since the beginning of operations in 2012. Penda Health raised $150,000 when it began operations in 2012.

Track record: Penda Health has strong track record as health care company operating in the city of Nairobi with branches in Embakasi, Umoja, Githurai 45, Zimmerman, Kahawa West and Huruma.

Contact details: Tel: +254 0705 833 150 Email: Address: Embakasi, Kwa Njenga, Catherine Ndereba Road, 1st floor, Nairobi, Kenya. Website:

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