The Dean of Strathmore Business School, Dr. George Njenga is a member of the panel of distinguished judges who were drawn from various professional backgrounds of the PKF Banking Awards 2013, which is the eighth edition of the annual celebration of the achievements of Kenyas banking sector. The awarding ceremony will be held on 30th April 2013 at the InterContinental Hotel in Nairobi. Last year, he was the Chief judge at the same awards.
The objective of the awards is to encourage prudence and stability in the banking sector by recognizing, awarding and celebrating exemplary performers and successes of the sector. The judges are required to go through the entries that were submitted for the various categories. The decisions of the judges will be made on the basis of the analysis of financial information, statutorily published by the banks.
Dr. Njenga is also a judge at The All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) 2013. He has served as a judge in the All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) 2012 among other awards.
Dr. George N. Njenga is the current and founding Dean of Strathmore Business School. Presently, he is the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Research and Quality Assurance and the Academic Director for the SBS Advanced Management Program. He is also a senior lecturer at Strathmore University in Ethics and Leadership.
He has a PhD (honors) in Political Philosophy from the University of Navarra, Spain. He has a Masters in Governance and Culture of Institutions from the same University. Dr. Njenga also has a Masters in Business Administration and is a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya.
He was the Director of the Strathmore School of Accountancy in 2002-2005. Whilst in that position, he successfully set up the Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) and Certified Information Systems Audit Program (CISA) formal training programs for the first time in Kenya. He helped initiate the first successful School of Finance and Banking in Kigali, Rwanda. He worked as a senior auditor at Ernst and Young Kenya between 1989 and 1992. He was also the Strathmore College Financial Manager for four years, 1992-1996. Since 1992 he has held other positions in Strathmore University. Specifically, Administrator, Human Resource Director and Director of the School of Accountancy. He has served as a trustee for the Universities Provident Fund Scheme and has been a member of the University Management Board and Academic Council.
He is a founding board member of the Association of African Business Schools and an International advisory board member of Global Business Schools Network.
He is a Member of the Board of Directors of Pacis Insurance Company.