Cytonn Investment is a top real estate company in Kenya that specializes in construction and selling of high quality apartments and mansions in several parts of Kenya.Senior Management of the company,who work tirelessly to ensure Cytonn becomes regional leader in the construction industry, are listed below.
Edwin H. Dande, MBA.
Managing Partner, Chief Executive Officer
Edwin is the Managing Partner & Chief Executive Officer of Cytonn Investments Management Limited. Edwin has over 15 years of diversified financial services experience spanning investment banking, private equity, investment management, and real estate in global and regional financial services brands such as KPMG, former Lehman Brothers, Bank of America Securities / Merrill Lynch, and Britam Asset Managers. He holds a MBA, Finance Major from the Wharton School University of Pennsylvania and Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from the Monmouth University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Elizabeth N. Nkukuu, CFA.
Senior Partner, Chief Investment Officer
Elizabeth is the Senior Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Cytonn Investments Management Limited. She has over 10 years of experience in Investment Management, having worked in various companies in Kenya holding different positions. Before Joining Cytonn, Elizabeth was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Britam Asset Managers having come from Genesis Investments as an Investment Manager Elizabeth started her career as an Investment analyst in PineBridge Investments East Africa (formerly AIG Investments) where she specialized in research and other portfolio management duties. Elizabeth has a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) Degree (Finance) from the University of Nairobi. She graduated from the same institution with a Bachelor of Science Degree (Actuarial Science) in the year 2005. In addition to being a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), she is also a CPA
Patricia N. Wanjama, CPS.
Partner, Head of Legal & Company Secretary
Patricia serves as the Head of Legal and Company Secretary for Cytonn Investments Management. Prior to joining Cytonn, Patricia served as the Head of Legal and Assistant Company Secretary for Britam Asset Managers. Patricia has over 10 years of experience in the Legal field, with a strong focus on Financial and Investment Law. She holds a MBA from Strathmore Business School, a LL.B and is a Registered CPSK
Shiv A. Arora, BSc.
Shiv serves as the Financial Controller at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. His experience within the financial services industry ranges from wealth management with Merrill Lynch Dubai and also experience with Citibank Kenya. Most recently, Shiv served as an Investment Analyst for Britam Asset Managers, focused largely on the Private Market segment, with a key focus on Real Estate. Shiv holds a BSc. Hons in Economics from the University of Warwick and is a candidate in the CFA Programme.
Maurice serves as the Investment Manager at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. He has over six years experience in investment industry having worked with two strong brands in Kenya. Before joining Cytonn Investments, Maurice served as Assistant Portfolio Manager at Britam Asset Managers Ltd focusing on portfolio management and clients relationship management.Maurice started his career at Genesis Kenya Investment Management Ltd as an investment Assistant with specialization in Fixed income analysis,investment dealing and portfolio management duties. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance option) from Maseno University and is currently a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) level III candidate.
Senior Manager, Real Estate
Frank Ndubi serves as a Senior Manager, Real Estate at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. Frank, who until his appointment was the Quality Assurance Manager for Cytonn Real Estate, has over 30 years’ experience in Project Management and Quality assurance in three countries across Sub-Saharan Africa. Before joining Cytonn, Frank worked with Greenbill Quantity Surveyors and Belgravia Services Limited. As a Senior Manager, Frank works with all project teams across Cytonn Real Estate developments to ensure quality and consistency in design and execution of all projects.
Johnson Denge, MISK.
Market Research & Site Acquisition Manager
Johnson is the Market Research & Site Acquisition Manager of Cytonn Real Estate. Johnson has close to 10 years of diversified Real Estate development experience spanning from deal origination, Concept development, Real estate research, Valuation and advisory, and real estate market in Regional Real Estate market brands such as Ryden International, and Acorn Group and now at Cytonn Real Estate He is a full member of Institution of Surveyors of Kenya, a Registered Valuation Surveyor and an Estate Agent. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Land Economics from the University of Nairobi
Robert M. Mwebi, PMP.
Robert serves as the Project Manager at Cytonn Real Estate. Robert has close to 15 years experience in Construction Project Management & Tendering of diverse building and Civil projects right from Concept Development, Initiation, Planning, Execution, Quality Control and Project Closure. He is a member of the Project Management Professional. Prior to joining Cytonn, Robert was the Project Manager at Alpha Group of Companies, Linksoft Group & Mugoya Construction Ltd. He holds a Bachelor of Technology Degree in Civil & Building from Moi University.
Martin serves as the Project Manager at Cytonn Real Estate. Martin has close to 10 years experience in Construction Project Management, Tendering, Contract Management, Budgeting and Cost Control, Claim analysis and preparation of diverse building, Civil, Oil and Gas projects right from Concept Development, Initiation, Planning, Execution, Quality Control and Project Closure. Prior to joining Cytonn Real Estate, Martin was the Quantity surveyor at Tullow Oil, GIZ – IS (Infrastructure Program), H Young & Co. EA Ltd. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Building Economics) from The University of Nairobi.
Peter Karenju is a Project Manager at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. Peter is responsible for overseeing and actively managing real estate development projects from inception till completion and exit. Peter joined Cytonn with a strong background and experience in project management having previously worked at Home Afrika as a Project Manager, as well as working in several construction projects in Tanzania.
Josephat K. Gichimu
Josephat serves as the Finance Manager at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. He has over 14 years’ experience as a finance professional and has gained experience in audit, tax compliance, financial management & reporting. Before joining us, he was the Senior Accountant at Vaja’s Manufacturers Limited. Josephat holds a Bachelor of Business Management (Finance & Banking option) from Moi University and is a member of The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya
David W. Mutua
David serves as a Project Manager at Cytonn Real Estate. David is an experienced Project Manager and Quantity Surveyor having worked on a variety of construction projects in Kenya and the region including Zambia, the DRC and Burundi. Prior to joining Cytonn Real Estate, David was a Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager at Civicon Group, Belgravia Services Limited (a subsidiary of Dalbit International) and Armstrong & Duncan Quantity Surveyors. He holds a Bachelors degree in Quantity Surveying from the University of Nairobi and he is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Winfred N. Ndung’u, Msc.
Brand and Business Administration Manager
Winfred Ndung’u joined the team as Business Administration Manager to support the rapid growth of the business. Winfred is an experienced business administrator with over 15years of experience and marketing professional with extensive experience, most recently with Britam. She holds an MSc marketing from Kenyatta university.
Head – Private Wealth Management
Gaurang is the Head of Private Wealth Management at Cytonn Investments Management. His experience within the investment industry ranges from working in the United Kingdom for an investment consulting firm named Strategy Insights. Most recently, Gaurang worked with Winton Investments which is part of Chase Bank Group dealing in offshore investments and specializing in Forex and Commodity trading. Gaurang holds BA (Hons) in Business Studies from University of Wales Institute, Cardiff.He Has also passed the Level 1 CFA Examinations
Hetal P. Nathwani
Business Development Analyst – Diaspora
Hetal serves as a Business Development Analyst at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. She is a recent graduate of the Cytonn Young Leaders Program. She is an ACCA affiliate and holds an advanced diploma in Business Management. She is currently a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) level III candidate.
Doreen N. Onwong’a, LL.B(Hons). A. CIArb.
Doreen serves as a Legal Analyst at Cytonn Investments Management Limited. She is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with an aggregate of three (3) years pre and post admission practice. Before joining Cytonn Investments, Doreen held the position of Associate Advocate at the firm of Nyachae & Ashitiva Advocates. She holds an LL.B from The University of Nairobi and is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Kenya Chapter). She is also a Certified Secretary (CS) Candidate.