Centum Kenya Management Team CV and Profiles


Centum Investment Company is one of the most profitable firms in East Africa. The management team comprises of a team of specialists mainly drawn from financial sector. What dominates in their CVs is CFA qualification, which is highly valued in the investment environment.

The following are the senior managers of Centum Kenya

Mr. James Mworia


  • Mr. James M. Mworia is the Chief Executive Officer of Centum Investment Company Limited and its subsidiaries since October 2008.
  • He  has  fifteen    years’   experience and is  the  recipient  of  many regional   and international   awards in  recognition   of his outstanding business leadership. The most recent of this was the Africa Business Leader of the Year award by the Corporate Council of Africa in Washington DC.
  • He is a CFA Charter holder, CPA (K), a Global Chartered  Institute of Management Accountant, a  holder of  LLB from   the University of Nairobi and an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.
  • He is a Fellow of the Archbishop Desmond Tutu African Leadership Institute.
  • He is the Chairman  of K-Rep Bank and a  non-executive   director of  the  Lewa Conservancy.

Fred Murimi

Director – Centum Capital

  • Fred Murimi was appointed to the position of Director  for  Centum Capital in August 2015. Prior to this he served as the Corporate Affairs Director  and Company  Secretary for the Company.
  • He  has over 12 years’  experience    in the investment industry and  is  a  Fellow of the Archbishop Desmond  Tutu  African Leadership Institute.

Centum Capital  is the division  of Centum Group charged with the responsibility  of overseeing  the execution  of the Centum 3.0 strategy  through the development  of the investment  grade opportunities  in the eight sectors of focus.

Loise Gakumo

Legal Advisory & Company Secretary

  • Loise Gakumo Was appointed  Chief Legal Advisor  andCompany Secretary in August 2015.
  • She has 13 years’ work experience.
  • Prior  to her appointment, she served  as the Group Legal Manager.

Loise holds a  Bachelor of  Laws  (LLB) degree from UoN. She is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a Certified Public Secretary.