Catherine Ngahu - Chair Person

Dr Catherine Ngahu is a consultant, educator, researcher and entrepreneur with wide experience in corporate governance under diverse regulatory regimes. She has many years of practicing and consulting experience in business strategy, marketing, consumer behavior, HR, ICT policy and leadership. She is the founder and executive chairman of SBO Research, a leading consulting company ranked no 8 in the Top100 Midsize Companies in 2011. She has been a senior lecturer at the University of Nairobi, School of Business for many years. She holds PhD in Business Administration, MBA and B.Ed. from the University of Nairobi.

Dr Ngahu is the Chairperson of Uchumi Supermarkets Limited and the Universal Service Advisory Council of Communications Authority of Kenya. She is a member of the Boards of Eveready East Africa, AAR Insurance Kenya Limited and Moran Publishing. She previously served as Chairperson of Kenya ICT Board (2007-2013) now ICT Authority and chair of the World Bank funded Kenya Transparency and Communications Infrastructure Project (KTCIP).

She was awarded ‘the Elder of the Order of the Burning Spear’ (EBS) in 2011 by the President of the Republic of Kenya for devoted service.