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Strathmore Business School Student and Alumnus Move Up the Ladder

  Jan 13, 2017

Strathmore Business School’s Masters in Business Administration student; James Kamau and Levi Nyakundi an Alumnus of the Advanced Management Program have been appointed as the Head of Supply Chain and the Chief Marketing Officer at Telkom Kenya respectively.

James Kamau has over 15 years’ multinational experience in the telecommunications, Oil & Gas and FMCG sectors in Africa including emerging high growth markets (Kenya & Nigeria).

Prior to joining Telkom Kenya, he was the Supply Chain Director at Helios Towers Tanzania. Before this, James was Group Procurement Support Services Manager at East African Breweries Limited where he served as Group Procurement Support Services Manager, Procurement Manager and also served in an acting capacity as the Head of Procurement and Category Lead.

James also worked at Bharti Airtel, Zain Group – Central Africa and Nigeria and at Celtel Kenya in various capacities for a period of 6 years. Prior to this, he was the Procurement Services Advisor, Mobil Oil Kenya.

Levi Nyakundi has over 15 years’ experience in the Marketing Industry both in the telecommunications and FMCG sectors. Prior to joining Telkom Kenya, he was the Marketing Director at Airtel Kenya, Airtel Tanzania and Airtel Uganda for 6 years. He was responsible for leading revenue planning and forecasting processes and working on Customer Market Share for all three countries.  He has also worked at Unilever Kenya and Unilever Uganda, in various capacities for a period of 6 years.

Source: Capital News

About the MBA Program

Strathmore Business School’s (SBS) Evening MBA is a program designed for those who wish to broaden their knowledge and expertise without interrupting their careers. It helps them develop their talent and harness competencies necessary for the next level by unlocking their inner potential to discover new horizons.Click here to read more about the program

About the Advanced Management Program

The Advanced Management Program (AMP) is a joint program between Strathmore Business School (SBS), Lagos Business School (LBS) and IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain. AMP helps business leaders develop the professional and personal capabilities required to successfully meet their professional endeavors.  Click here to read more about the program


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