Fred works with Centum Investment Company, East Africa’s largest quoted Investment Company and serves as the Director Centum Capital, in which role he oversees execution of Centum’s 3.0 strategy. The strategy focuses on the development of investment grade opportunities across eight sectors: Financial Services, FMCG, Power, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Healthcare, Education and ICT. Fred previously served as Centums Group Corporate Affairs Director & Company Secretary until June 2015.

Fred has over 10 years experience in the investment industry. Prior to joining Centum in January 2013, Fred worked in the investment banking industry with Dyer & Blair Investment Bank and later with Renaissance Capital as Vice President Legal & Compliance. Fred has also worked with the Capital Markets Authority, Kenya.

He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B) from the University of Nairobi, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from USIU-Africa and is qualified as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and as a Certified Public Secretary (CPS). He is a member of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) and the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (ICPSK).

In 2014, he was awarded Certified Secretary of the Year in the Champions of Governance Awards by ICPSK. Fred is a 2015 Archbishop Tutu Fellow.

Fred is married to Anne and together they have twin boys; Isaac and Jacob.

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