Mr. Jas Bedi is a seasoned leader whose business acumen has been recognized by various Governments worldwide and presidents of the Republic of Kenya. He is a Textile Graduate and has attended numerous executive business courses at the Havard Business School, IMD and IIM.
He has been tirelessly involved in developing export market opportunities in trading blocs such as EAC, COMESA, SADC, TFTA, AfCFTA, USA and the European Union.
He is the managing director, Bedi Investments Limited and the executive director, Fine Spinners Uganda Limited. He has previously served in other boards as chairman or director including Kenya Association of Manufacturers, Export Promotion Council, Export Processing Zones Authority, Federation of Kenya Employers, Kenya Private Sector Alliance, African Cotton & Textile Industries Federation, International Textile Manufacturers Federation among others.
Born in Oct 1969 Dr. Bruno Linyiru holds a PhD in Entrepreneurship from JKUAT, MBA Finance and Bachelor of Commerce-Accounting from the University of Nairobi. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma from Maastricht Netherlands and a member of ICPAK.
Dr. Linyiru is the Secretary Trade State department for trade and enterprise development and has served as a board member in various State Corporations and Ministerial Committees. He is a visionary, In addition to the trade function, he is a Finance and enterprise practitioner with over 25 years of both strategic and operational level experience in both Central government and State Enterprises.
Ambrose is the Head of the Finance Unit at the National Treasury in the position of Senior Chief Finance Officer. He is a career Public Servant having served the Service for about 30 years in various Ministries and Constitutional Commissions, initially as an Economist and now a Finance Officer with wealth of experience in budget planning, preparation, reviews and execution among other areas. He holds a Master in Arts (Economics) Degree of Kenyatta University, and he is a member of the Economists Society of Kenya (ESK). He has previously served on other Boards as Alternate Director to PS National Treasury and PS Trade.
Leah is the Chief State Counsel at the Office of the Attorney General and Department of Justice.
She holds a Bachelor of Laws, Master of International Relations and Master of International Trade and Commercial Law.
She is an International Trade Law Expert and has represented Kenya in the COMESA-EAC-SADC, Free Trade Area negotiations as well as the Africa Continental Free Trade Area negotiations. She has over 20 years post admission experience.
Mr. Bichachi is a communication strategist. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Instrumentation and Control Engineering.
He is the founder and Managing Director of Dia Group of Companies, Dia Consult Limited and a Director of Clouds Digital, Tanzania.
Ms. Muga holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics & Sociology and a Master of Business Administration – Finance. She is a Certified Investment and Financial Analyst (CIFA) and a member of the Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysts (ICIFA). She also has post graduate qualifications in strategic leadership and corporate governance.
She is the General Manager at Eliud & Associates Management Consultants. She formerly worked for Cooperative Bank of Kenya.
Mr. Josiah M’Mbogori is a retired teacher with over 33 years of teaching experience in both the Kenyan and International Curriculum. He has acquired useful teamwork skills as an Instructor at the Outward Bound Mountain school in Loitokitok and later an award leader with the President’s Award Scheme. He has led many expeditions many of them impacting the neighbouring communities in conservational and tree planting activities. Mr M’Mbogori is also bi-lingual French- English, English – French, and thus able to breach the Francophone/Anglophone barrier.
He is innovative, determined and always prepared to go the extra mile to help in achieving the organisations objectives.