Board Of Directors

Amb. Ukur Yatani Kanacho, EGH – Cabinet Secretary The National Treasury

Amb. Yatani is the Cabinet Secretary The National Treasury - EGH. He has over 27 year experience in public administration, politics, diplomacy and governance in public sector since 1992. Before his appointment as Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury & Planning he served as the Cabinet Secretary for Labour and Social Protection since January 2018.

Between the years 2006 and 2007 while Member of Parliament for North Horr constituency, he also served as an Assistant minister for science and technology. At the height of his career (March 2013-August 2017), he served as a pioneer Governor of Marsabit County, the largest County in the Republic of Kenya.

Between June 2009 and October 2012, he served as Kenya’s Ambassador to Austria with Accreditation to Hungary and Slovakia and Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Vienna. In this position, he aggressively pursued and advanced Kenya’s foreign interests.

He held senior leadership positions at various diplomatic and international agencies such as International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), United Nations Organization on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Vice Chairperson of United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC), Vice President of Convention on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPJ), and chair of African Group of ambassadors among others.

Between 1992 and 2015, he served in different positions in Kenya’s Public Administration including a District Commissioner, where he sharpened his management and administrative skills. He has Master of Arts in Public Administration and Public Policy, University of York, United Kingdom, 2005; and Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Egerton University, Kenya, 1991.

Mr. Charles Hinga Mwaura, CBS, CA (SA) - Principal Secretary, State Dept for Housing and Urban Development.

Mr. Charles Hinga Mwaura, CBS is a Chartered Accountant (CA) and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from Kenyatta University and a Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honors) from University of South Africa.

His core competencies include project and structured finance, dealing in structuring and business development. He has successfully led a number of landmark advisory mandates including the R1.5 billion City Of Johannesburg Broadband Network Project, PRASA restructuring and recapitalization plan, Phase 1B of Rea Vaya Rapid Bus Transportation System and Integrated Rapid Transport Network Project , just to mention a few.

Until the time of his appointment as the Principal Secretary State Department for Housing and Urban Development, he was the Group Chairman of an advisory boutique with presence in South Africa and Kenya. .

Mr. Silvester Njuguna Migwi – Director.

Silvester Njuguna Migwi is a senior government executive having served as the Government printer, serving as the chief advisor to the Government of Kenya on matters pertaining to printing. He brings on board various skills and competencies gained over the years from the various capacities that he has served in the Public sector.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Management from the University of Sunderland, United Kingdom.

Silvester has previously served as a member of the Kenya Law Reporting, Ministerial Tender Committee and Ministerial Human Resource Advisory Committee for the Ministry of Interior and Co-ordination of National Government, Chairman Ministerial Audit Committee Ministry of Interior and Co-ordination of National Government, Chairman Committee on Procurement of Passport Issuing System, Department of Immigration among others.

Mr. Jackson Kimuri - Director

Mr. Jackson Kimuri is a senior management executive with over thirty-five (35) years’ experience in Strategic management, Leadership and Finance. Mr. Kimuri has previously worked for Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd as Deputy Director, Business Banking.

Prior to being elevated to Deputy Director position, Mr. Kimuri held Senior Management positions in Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd ranging from Head of Regional Corporate, Area Manager, Senior Risk Manager and Senior Corporate Manager. In the aforesaid positions, he led and managed large teams in audit engagements, corporate lending, project finance and branch network operations. He also has proven record in risk management, syndication implementation and in providing strategic leadership.

Mr. Kimuri has had the opportunity to train in Corporate and Business Banking, Finance restructuring including syndication at Barclays Bank, Thames Valley regional office, Reading, UK as part of Senior Management extensive training. Mr. Kimuri has also served as a Director of the Coffee Board of Kenya and is currently the Chairman of Sawela Lodges Naivasha, Country Director of Sentry Security of East Africa and Chairman and Financial Consultant of Ace Security Options.

QS. Patrick M. Bucha, PhD.MBS - Acting Managing Director

QS. Patrick M. Bucha is the Housing Secretary in the State Department for Housing and Urban Development which is mandated with implementing the Housing Pillar under the Big 4 Agenda, formulating housing policies and laws, implementing Slum Upgrading, National Police, Kenya Prisons Services and Civil Servants housing schemes.

QS. Bucha is a registered Quantity Surveyor with over 30 years experience working with the Government in various positions including Deputy Director Housing, Programme Coordinator- Kenya Slum Upgrading Programme(KENSUP), Project Manager- Civil Servants Housing Programme and Director of Estates Management in charge of all government houses. He has also served as a part-time lecturer in the Architectural Department at the University of Nairobi.

On 12th December 2011, His Excellency the President honored him with the Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS) award for his contribution in the housing sector.

He holds a PhD in Leardership and Governance from JKUAT, a Master's degree in Building Management and a Bachelor's degree in Building Economics, both from the University of Nairobi.

Mr. William Keitany - Corporation Secretary

Mr. William Keitany is the Corporation Secretary. He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Nairobi and a Postgraduate Diploma in law from the Kenya School of Law.

He is an advocate of the High Court, a Certified Public Secretary, a member of the Law Society of Kenya and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya. He has a wide experience spanning over 20 years in matters of Administration and Law.