SBS Alumnus Appointed CEO of Warehouse Receipt System Council (WRSC)
Jun 11, 2020
Strathmore University Business School congratulates Samwel Ogolla on his appointment as the CEO of the Warehouse Receipt System Council (WRSC).
Sam Ogola was previously a Director at the Agricultural & Food Authority – Tea Directorate from January 2016 to June 2018. During his tenure, he successfully initiated the following activities among others;
- Signing of an MOU with Export Promotion Council (EPC) to build capacity for Tea Trade SMEs
- Enhanced Branding of Kenya Tea in collaboration with Brand Kenya Board.
- Formation of Purple and Specialty Tea Association (PSTAK) to promote production and marketing of purple and specialty tea.
- Successfully organized the first African Tea Science Symposium and Exhibition and the 21st Session of the FAO Intergovernmental Group (IGG) on Tea involving 20 countries and over 100 international and local delegates.
Samwel is an alumnus of the Advanced Management Programme.
Learn more about the Advanced Management Programme here