Mr. Muriithi Ndegwa joined the Institute on January 1, 2017 and effectively takes over as Executive Director/CEO from March 1, 2017. He has extensive leadership and marketing experience having been the Managing Director, the Kenya Tourism Board for over six years and East African Cables (Tz) Limited for over three years. Previously, he has worked as Marketing Development Manager at Magadi Soda Co. Ltd, Marketing Manager at Firestone East Africa, and Head of Marketing and Public Affairs Department at Kenya Post Office Savings Bank. In the immediate past, he has also been a lecturer at Riara University.
Mr. Ndegwa, who is currently pursuing his PhD Degree in marketing at the University of Nairobi, holds an MBA in Business Administration from the University of Nairobi and Bachelor of Education degree from Kenyatta University. He also holds an Advanced Management Program Certificate from Strathmore University, 2008. Mr. Ndegwa has attended several local and international courses in Management, Leadership and Marketing.