Nik has had extensive experience on boards in Kenya and in the US, and this experience in the public, development and private sectors has given Nik the set of skills and needed wisdom to chair the boards he leads today.
One of the executives bearing the greatest weight and responsibility to see the dream come to fruition, is Michael Joseph, the Chair of Board at Kenya Airways and Safaricom.
Under his leadership, the USIUAfrica governance structure and management has been reviewed with clearly defined roles and responsibilities and is composed of distinguished professionals and academics with the Board of Trustees, the Chancellor and the University Council at the apex.
Prior to joining NCBA Group over 27 years ago, Isaac was Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director at Standard Chartered Bank, with operations in Kenya and the East Africa region for over 8 years.
John has worked for leading global and African finance institutions in various capacities, culminating in the final position as Head, Investment Banking Coverage for Standard Bank (Stanbic Bank) in East Africa.
Rita continues to exhibit transformative leadership at the helm of the Board at BAT Kenya, a blue-chip company that has a rich history and strong heritage in Kenya and the region.
For the last 25 years, Mr Kariuki has been working in global finance and global private equity with a focus on sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), a region he is ecstatic about.