DR. OLE MAPELU ZAKAYO
Dr. Ole Mapelu Zakayo is the Chairperson of the Council. Dr. Mapelu holds a Ph.D in Strategic Management from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. He also holds a Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law, a Bachelor of Laws from the University of London, a Master of Business Administration from United States International University, Kenya and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Nairobi. He brings the Council a wealth of experience, having worked and held different senior positions in public and private sectors. Dr.Mapelu previously worked at the Kenya Airports Authority as the General Manager and East Africa Portland Cement as the Chief Executive Officer. He was also the Chief Executive Officer at the European Commission – Tourism Trust Fund. He is an advocate of the high court of Kenya and is currently a part-time lecturer at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.