Dr. Albert Ochieng Abang'a

Dr. James Njuguna
Faculty Member & Programme Lead (MBA for Executives Programme)
Strathmore University Business School

Dr. James Njuguna is a Faculty Member at Strathmore University Business School in Marketing and Corporate Strategy. He also serves as the Programme Lead of the MBA for Executives Programme.


He transitioned into academia over six years ago from Kenya’s energy sector, where he worked as a Senior Manager at Kenya Power and Lighting Company, having served for 26 years in various managerial roles.

His experience in the energy sector covered Business Strategy Development and Improvement, Business Restructuring, Business Process Reengineering, Change Management, Policy Formulation, Marketing, Customer Service, Public Relations and Communications and Consultancy at local, regional and international levels.

This included forging business partnerships with stakeholders in various sectors such as banking, insurance, telecommunications, manufacturing, agribusiness, funding agencies, development partners, regional/international energy utilities, management consultants, investors and government organisations.


Dr. James lectures in units such as:

  • Marketing
  • Strategy

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Njuguna’s areas of expertise are:

  • Corporate Strategy,
  • Strategic Management,
  • Global Marketing,
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing,
  • Consumer Behaviour,
  • Marketing Strategy and Planning,
  • Services Marketing,
  • Global Competitive Strategy,
  • Strategic Marketing Management,
  • Marketing Research,
  • Strategic Leadership,
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship,
  • Executive Education,
  • Energy and,
  • Public Relations and Communications


PhD in Business Administration (Marketing) from the University of Nairobi

Master of Business Administration (Marketing) from the University of Nairobi

Postgraduate Diploma (Mass Communication) from the University of Nairobi

BA Hons. (Government) from the University of Nairobi

Diploma in Marketing from the University of London

Harvard Business School Alumnus, having undertaken an Executive Programme in Leadership, Change and Organisational Renewal at Harvard University.

To Contact Dr. James write to jnjuguna@strathmore.edu