MR. NEWTON KIPLANG'AT TERER
Newton Kiplang’at Terer holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA), specialization in entrepreneurship and Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Moi University and Kenyatta University respectively. He possesses over 25 years experience in Banking and Finance. Before joining the Board, he worked with the Agricultural Finance Corporation as General Manager Operations. He draws his business leadership skills and experience from his exposure in senior management in major Kenya financial institutions including Gulf African Bank, Equity Bank, Consolidated Bank and the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB).
GENERAL MANAGER PROCUREMENT AND FINANCE
MR. CORNEL KIPROTICH NGELECHEY
Mr. Ngelechey holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration, specializing in Finance from University of Nairobi, and a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business Studies from Kenyatta University. He is a Member of ICPAK. He has over 20 years’ experience with the Board. He previously served as the Finance manager. Before joining the Board He worked at the Kenya Kenya Industrial Estate as a project officer.
RISK & COMPLIANCE MANAGER
MR. BENARD YEGON
Mr. Yegon holds Bachelor of Commerce degree from Kenyatta University and a CPA (K). He is an active member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and the Association of Chartered Fraud Examiners (ACFE). He has over 10 years’ experience in Internal Audit. Before joining the Board He worked at the County Government of Kericho as the Chief Internal Audit and Risk Management Officer and at James Finlay Kenya as Internal Audit Manager respectively.
MR. JOHN NGETICH
Mr. Ngetich holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law (LLB) (Hons) from the Mysore University, Bachelors degree of Arts in Political Science Journalism and Geography, from Karnataka University in India and a post graduate diploma from Kenya School of Law. Prior to his current position, he worked as the Board’s Chief Legal Officer. He has 10 years’ experience in legal matters. Before joining the Board as a legal officer, he worked at Hilian Investments (K) Ltd.
MR. JOHN GICHURU
Mr. John Gichuru holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in (Economics and Business Studies- Accounting) from Kenyatta University and He is a certified Public Accountants.He is currently pursuing a Masters of Business Administration (MBA - Finance Option) at University of Nairobi.He has over 20 years’ experience in finance and has held various positions at the Board as a management trainee and rising through the ranks to his current position. He previously worked at HOMEGROWN (K) LTD as a field accountant.
MR. JOSEPHAT GITHUKU
Githuku has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and Computer Science, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Computer Science ; both from the University of Nairobi. He has over 20 years’ experience in the ICT industry having worked for National Oil Corporation of Kenya as the ICT Manager, Ministry of Finance-Treasury, Nairobi Stock Exchange Ltd; as the ICT Manager and as a Consultant.He is also pursuing a Master’s Degree in Strategic Management and Information Systems at the same university.
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER
MR. EVANS WASIKE
Mr. Wasike holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management from Kenyatta University, Higher Diploma in HRM (KNEC) and a diploma in Labour Studies from Kenya Polytechnic. He is a member of Institute of Human Resource Management (K). He has over 20 years’ experience in human resource practice and having worked in various capacities in Human resources and corporate affairs departments.
SALES AND MARKETING MANAGER
MR. JOHN NDONGA
Mr. Ndonga holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Nairobi. He has over 15 years’ experience in aspects of strategic business research, product development and marketing and he is a qualified Grain Trade Arbitrator. He joined the Board as a management trainee and risen through the ranks to his current position. Prior to the current appointment, he served as assistant research & development manager.
MR. KARANJA WAINAINA
Mr. Wainaina holds a Bachelor’s degree in Education from Moi University,He has trained in advanced investigations at CID Training School and Management at the School of Government. He has more than 10 years’ experience in security matters having worked with the Kenya Police Service (KPS) before Joining the Board and he is currently pursuing a Masters in Disaster Management at the Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST).
MR. MUOKA MWANGO
Mr. Mwango holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi and is a registered member of Engineers Registration Board of Kenya. He has over 20 years’ experience as an engineer having served in various capacities within the Board. He joined the Board at the level of a management trainee and rose through the ranks to the current position.
RESEARCH & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
MS. ROSEMARY INYAMBULA KWEYA
Ms. Kweya holds a Master of Science degree in Marketing (Marketing Research option) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture both from University of Nairobi. She has over 20 years’ experience working for the Board.
SERVICES MARKETING MANAGER
MR. FREDRICK SIELE
Mr. Siele holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Kabarak University, Masters in Food and Agricultural Marketing Management from Mysore University (India) and a Bachelor of Rural Industries and Management from Ghandhigram University India. He has over 20 years’ experience working with the Board having joined as a management trainee. He prevoiusly worked with Teachers Service commission TSC.
MS. JANE KORIR
Mrs. Korir holds a Master of Arts degree in Gender and Development Studies from the University of Nairobi, BA in Business and Office Management from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and a Diploma in Business and Office Management from KSPS. She has over 25 years’ experience in administration. She Joined the Board as a senior secretary and rose to be a Chief Administration Officer. a position she held before her current post. Before joining the Board, she worked at the Ministry of Public Works and National Housing Corporation.
MONITORING AND EVALUATION MANAGER
MR. ERNEST OGWORA
Mr. Ogwora holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Nairobi. He is a registered arbitrator under Eastern Africa Grain Council (EAGC) and a full member of the Marketing Society of Kenya. He has over 20 years’ experience in management working for the Board in various positions, as a Management Consultant and as a lecturer at the Kenya Institute of Management and trainer on post-harvest grain management for institutions such as Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Kenya Maize Development Programme (KMDP) on part time basis.
INTERNAL AUDIT MANAGER
MR. AMBROSE NJOROGE
Mr. Ambrose Njoroge holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance from the University of Nairobi and a CPA (K). He joined the Board in 2007 as a management trainee and rose through the ranks. Prior to his appointment to the current position, Njoroge was the senior internal auditor. He also served as the NCPB regional Auditor in charge of the South Rift Region.