Principal Secretary, Ministry of Energy

Dr. Eng. Joseph Njoroge (CBS), is a Chartered Electrical Engineer. His experience spans over 30 years in power engineering and management. He is a member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology UK, a registered consulting engineer, a fellow of the Institution of Engineers of Kenya (IEK) and a member of the Institute of Directors (Kenya).

Chairman (Independent Non -Executive Director)

Mr. Gershom Otachi Bw’Omanwa is an Advocate of the High Court with 26 years’ experience in legal practice. He is a member of the Law Society of Kenya and other international legal associations.


Eng. Johnson P. Ole Nchoe has over 30 years’ experience in the Energy Sector. He has both regional and global energy perspectives attained from his previous leadership roles at the Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited and the Ministry of Energy.

Independent Non -Executive Director

Mr. Micahel Ogwapit is the Chairperson to the Board Finance Committee and Human Resource Committees. He has vast experience in project development and management, with multinational organizations. He serves in the following boards; Kenya Alliance Insurance, Leader Logistics, United E.A Warehouses, Lotus Developments and Knighton International. He is currently the Managing Director at Continuum Africa.

Independent Non -Executive Director

Ms. Caroline Karugu is the Chair of the Board Technical Committee. She has over 12 years’ experience in regional capital markets and financial services. She is an alumnus of the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management (Germany) and the University of Leicester (UK) has a wealth of regional capital markets and financial services experience spanning over 12 years in various organizations including Britam. She is currently the Managing Director of Jabali Microserve Limited.

Independent Non -Executive Director

Mr. Namada Simoni is the Chairperson to the Board Audit Committee. He is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya with over 20 years of vast experience in legal practice. He is currently the Senior Partner at Namada & Co. Advocates. He is a member of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) and the East African Law Society (EALS).

Director (Alternate to the CS, National Treasury)

Mr. Joseph Kariuki is the alternate director to the Cabinet Secretary National Treasury. He is seasoned an economist with over 26 years of experience in key government departments. He is currently the Alternate Director to the Cabinet Secretary, National Treasury at the Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA) and Kenya Petroleum Refineries Limited (KPRL).

Director (Alternate Director to the PS, Ministry of Energy)

Mr. Timothy Gakuu is a Chief Economist in the Ministry of Energy. He has over 25 years’ experience having served in various government ministries. He is responsible for the central planning and project monitoring unit support function across the Energy Sector