ERNEST GATORU
CHAIRMAN
He was appointed the Chairman of Kimisitu Invest in the 1st AGM in 2010 and formerly worked for the World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF), as the Head of Budgets. He is an Accountant by profession and has had vast experience in Programmes, Projects and Financial Management.
JACOB MWISYO
VICE-CHAIRMAN
Joined the Board in April 2013 and currently works for FAO Somalia as a Civil Engineer with over 15 years wealth of experience in different companies and organisations both within and outside the country. He is a holder of BSC in Civil Engineering (JKUAT) and Masters of Science in Disaster Management (University of Free State, SA)
PATRICK ALUBBE
SECRETARY
Patrick joined the board in April 2018 and has a background in Water Engineering (BSC Water Engineering) and Organisational Leadership (MOL) a field he has worked for the last 30 years. He is also a member of IET. He has experience in water works constructions, water supply management, low cost water technologies and has been greatly involved in the market based WASH financial solutions. During this period he has initiated many partnerships with financial institutions, local and International NGOs to facilitate access to water and sanitation needs. Previously he worked as the Regional Director at Water.org East Africa Office, Lead Technical person at SANA International, District Program Manager with the former Rural Domestic Water Supply and Sanitation Program. Patrick has delivered key note speeches in many International forums and was honoured in 2016 as one of 50 most impactful leaders in water and water management.
IDY PEMBERE
BOARD MEMBER
He joined the Board in May 2017 bringing over 7 years of experience in management, governance and Supply Chain. He is currently the Procurement Manager at Kenya Institute of Supplies Management, holding an MBA in Supply Chain Management from the University of Nairobi, Bachelors degree in Political Science and Post Graduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management. He is Chartered by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supplies (CIPS - UK) and a member of the Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM). He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Laws degree at the University of Nairobi
GLADYS KALIMI
BOARD MEMBER
Gladys joined the board in April 2018 and is currently the Head of HR and Admin for Concern Worldwide - Kenya, Somalia & Somali-land. She has over 15 years work experience, of which 10+ of these have been in Senior Management. She is pursuing a PhD in Leadership and Governance and holds a MA in Medical Sociology, BA in Social Work and Higher Diploma in Human Resources Management Being a director, Gladys will help in closely monitoring and ensuring compliance with, establishment and review of relevant policies among them credit policies and staff recruitment policies. This will empower the company with knowledge to ensure their sustainability from within as well as take care of the interests of its shareholders
ISAAC ODUL
BOARD MEMBER
Isaac joined the board in April 2018 and is a gifted administrator with multi-tasking skills cutting across facets of the organisation. He is currently serving in the Board of Kimisitu Sacco Ltd as Secretary to the Credit Committee. He holds a degree in Business Information Technology from Mount Kenya University, Diploma in Business Management from Kenya Institute Management-KIM and an IMIS Diploma from The Institute for the Management of Information Systems-IMIS UK. He has been pivotal in the administration affairs at the International Center for Research in Agroforestry- ICRAF for solid five years to date. With more than sixteen years of transformation work experience in diverse areas, he harbours a lot of expertise in administration, Information Systems, project planning, budgeting, credit and risk assurance control.
JENNIFER MUSYOKI
BOARD MEMBER
She was appointed as a Board member of Kimisitu Invest in the 8th AGM in 2019. An experienced Accountant and Administration professional with a unique background in Finance, Administration,Logistics and Procurement. She possess expertise in project management and have proven ability to manage tasks and projects to the highest standards, with meticulous attention to detail and within agreed targets and deadlines. With over 10 years experience of providing comprehensive high quality finance, Administration and Accounting services.She hold a Bsc in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University(UK),Association of Chartered Certified Accountants(ACCA 11),Diploma in Business Administration, Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business trained in Financial Management by University Washington and in Economics by World Bank Institute.
MOSES MUNGONI
BOARD MEMBER
He was appointed as a Board member of Kimisitu Invest in the 8th AGM in 2019. A Disaster Risk Management Specialist with over 12 years of global development and humanitarian experience with the World Bank, United Nations and the Red Cross. Environment Management and Community Development Specialist. Proven strengths in projects design, project cycle management and resource mobilization.