Sammy Oduori Chairman
He was appointed to the board on 28th February, 2003 and is the current Chairman of the
Board. He is a qualified Accountant and worked with The Kenya Power and Lighting Company Ltd for 21 years where he held senior management positions prior to his retirement in the year 2000. He has vast experience in Finance, Customer Service and Marketing. He is also a Certified Pension Fund Trustee. He is also a Certified Pension Fund Trustee.
He was appointed to the board on 31st August, 2018. He holds Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Nairobi and is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya, CPA (K). He is the founding partner at Viva Africa Consulting which specializes on consultancy in tax, legal and financial. Prior to joining Viva Africa Consulting he was responsible for establishing and running the Tax Transaction Advisory group for Deloitte & Touche and was director of the unit. Mr. Kairo has extensive experience in all areas of taxation, transaction advisory and legal structuring in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania. He is the non-executive director of NIC Bank, ICEA-Lion Asset Management and Special Economic Zones Authority. Currently he is a member of the Board of Directors in Kenya Power and Lighting Company Ltd since 23rd December 2016.
He was appointed to the Board in September, 2003. He holds a Master of Arts (MA) in Labour Management Relations, Bachelor of Arts (B.A) Degree (Hons). He is the General Secretary of the Kenya Electrical Trades & Allied Workers Union (KETAWU) a position he has held for the past 14 years. He is well versed in energy, human resources and labour matters, having worked for The Kenya Power and Lighting Company Ltd and Kengen for 16 years. He is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the DC Fund and also Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Kengen Company Limited Staff Retirement Benefits Scheme (DC Scheme) and a Trustee of Kengen Company Limited Staff Retirement Benefits Scheme (DB Scheme). He is the 1st Assistant Secretary General for Central Organization of Trade Union (COTU-K) and the Gazetted Vice Chairman of The National Industrial Training Authority (NITA). He is also the Chairman of The National Industrial Training Authority Retirement Pension Scheme. In addition, he is a founder director of a newly established parastatal Kenya National Qualification Frame Work Authority and also a member of National Labour Board. The Chairman of Tom Mboya Labour College based in Kisumu. He is a Certified Pension Fund Trustee.
He was appointed to the Board on 30th September, 2008. He holds a Master of Science in Commerce (Finance & Investment), a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance option) degree, he is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (CPA K) and is member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK). He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Labour Policy Studies. He is the Deputy General Secretary of the Kenya Electrical Trades & Allied Workers Union (KETAWU). He sits in the Board of the Productivity Centre of Kenya (PCK) as a nominee of the Central Organization of Trade Union (COTU-K). Prior to joining KETAWU he worked with Kenya Power and Lighting Company Ltd for 16 years in Finance where he gained a wide experience in finance and accounting. He is a Certified Pension Fund Trustee.
She was appointed to the board on 31st August, 2018. She holds a Master of Laws (LL.M) from the University of Nairobi, a Bachelor in Laws (LL.B) from Moi University, a Post Graduate Diploma in Law, and a Higher National Diploma in Human Resources Management. She is also a certified Public Secretary (CPS K). She is a member ICSPS and an Advocate of the High Court. She has served at Kenya Power for over 9 years. Currently she is the General Manager, Corporate Affairs & Company Secretary in Kenya Power and Lighting Company Ltd.
Edwin Kiprono Ruttoh Ag. CEO & Trust Secretary
He was appointed acting CEO & Trust Secretary and Secretary to the Board on 1st November, 2019. He joined the Fund in June 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting. He has over 10 years of experience in Finance and Accounting fields. He is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (CPA-K) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (ICPAK).