James Muigai Kamau
Director, Administration , Equity Bank
James Muigai Kamau, a Civil engineer by training, is an accomplished, solutions focused Supply Chain Management Professional with over 20 years’ experience in FMCG, FSI, telecoms and Oil & Gas multinational organizations in Africa including in emerging high growth markets (Kenya & Nigeria) and an impressive record of achievements.
He is currently the Director, Administration at Equity Group Holdings PLC (Responsible for Group Supply Chain Management, Facilities & Administration), having joined Equity Group in 2017 from Telkom Kenya, after a stint at Helios Towers Tanzania from 2014. Muigai was previously at East African Breweries, a Diageo Subsidiary and East Africa’s leading branded alcohol beverage business, where he worked in a variety of senior roles since 2012. Prior to that, James was the Director, Supply Chain Management at Airtel Nigeria (part of Bharti Airtel International B.V.) responsible for cost and process efficiency and supply chain strategy implementation. James has had senior roles at Zain Group, Celtel Kenya Limited and Mobil Oil Kenya Ltd., having extensive experience in procurement and logistics.
He is also a holder of an Executive MBA from Strathmore Business School, an Affiliate Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) and an Associate Member of the Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM)