Published On: Wed, Jan 20th, 2016

Kenya Airways announces changes to Board of Directors

kenya-AirwaysChanges going on as part of a re-alignment and restructuring at both the board and senior management level at Kenya’s national airline, Kenya Airways.

The Board of Kenya Airways earlier today announced the appointment of Dick Murianki as the Acting Group Finance Director, replacing the immediate former post holder Alex Mbugua with effect from today.

Making the announcement, the Chairman of the Board, Amb. Dennis Awori, said that the position will be substantively filled through a competitive interview process which will get underway in due course.

Mr. Murianki is currently the General Manager of KQ Cargo. He has been in the airline industry for over 12 years and has served in various roles in Kenya Airways including as a Finance Manager, Commercial Business Performance Manager, and Head of Financial Control.

Prior to joining Kenya Airways, he worked with Ernst and Young Public Accountants for over 8 years in accountancy and business consultancy roles. He holds an MBA from Moi University – Kenya, and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Nairobi.

Amb. Awori also announced the resignation of Joseph Nduva Muli from the Board and the subsequent appointment of Irungu Nyakera who is the Principal Secretary for Transport in the Kenyan Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure as a Board Member.