Biography

Biography Timeline

  • Intern Financial Analyst

    Genesis Investment Management Limited Nairobi

  • Senior Auditor Financial Services

    KPMG Kenya Nairobi

  • East Africa Manager

    KPMG Corporate Finance and Transactions Services

  • Nairobi/Copenhagen Investment Manager

    Danish International Investment Fund (IFU)

  • Nairobi Head of Regional Office Eastern Africa and Central Africa

    Danish International Investment Fund (IFU)

  • Chief Executive Officer

    Kenya Climate Innovation Center

Recent Posts

STRENGTHENING ADAPTATION AND RESILIENCE TO CLIMATE CHANGE: THE KENYA CLIMATE INNOVATION CENTER

When it’s dry around the equator, the heat...

18 May 2018
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TECHNOLOGY AND SUSTAINABILITY: AN ESSENTIAL MERGER

A few days ago, at the StARCK+ forum,...

11 May 2018
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FLOODING: A CALL FOR CLIMATE ACTION IN AFRICA.

It is a rainy day here in Kenya...

04 May 2018
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TAKING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY TO THE NEXT LEVEL FOR WIN-WIN IN BUSINESS

Businesses have traditionally not involved themselves in tackling...

02 May 2018
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UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO ELECTRICITY IS AT THE HEART OF AGENDA 2030 

Which SDG holds the key to unlocking the...

27 Apr 2018
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Achievements

Top 40 under 40

With focus and hardwork comes recognition – voted as Top 40 under 40 men in 2011 by Business Daily. This are men who are leading the generation change in Kenya’s corporate leadership and entreprise, men who say why not? Men who dream and make it happen. During this time I was heading the $90 million East Africa officr for Danish Investment Funds (IFU). IFU acts as an investor and project partner for private sector entreprises in developing countries.

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Eisenhower Fellow

I was awarded the Eisenhower fellowship 2016 for leading in the push for clean technology and planning to develop an Africa Center for Sustainability Leadership. Eisenhower Fellows are exceptional leaders in their countries, representing a diverse mix of private, public and NGO sectors. Although diverse in background and interests, each of the fellow has to demonstrate leadership ability and a commitment to better their communities and advance their professional disciplines as a result of the fellowship. Each fellow travels independently around the United States following an individualized itinerary, meeting with relevant experts, professionals and leaders to help them identify and take steps to implement concrete ways in which they can increase their impact once they return home.

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Danida Fellow

Across every continent Danida fellows, who have been granted a study stay in Denmark at Master level occupy
leadership roles. In wide spectra of sectors they make important breakthroughs with innovative and progressive new ideas.

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Directorships/Boards

2012 - to Date Board member Kenya climate Innovation Center
2009 - 2012 Board member Frontier fund, a Fund aimed at investing in renewable energy East and Central Africa
2009 - 2012 Board member and Management Committee member of Lake Turkana wind Power Limited
2009 - 2012 Board member and Management Committee member of Lake Turkana wind Power Limited
2008 - 2012 Board Member Rabai Power Limited
2008 - 2012 Board member Rabai Power Limited Holding Limited (UK)