Mr. Chiboli Induli Shakaba - Chairman & Non-Executive Director

Mr. Shakaba joined the Corporation's board on June 13, 2014. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Nairobi and a Master's Degree in Public Administration (MPA) from Harvard University.

He has served in different capacities in the public service starting in the Provincial Administration as a District Officer between 1980-86. He thereafter served in various ministries of the Central Government rising to the level of Director of Administration. He has also served as an Alternate Director in various State Corporations and is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya. He is a recipient of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS). He was the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of East African Community from April 2012 to June 2013.

Mr. Jadiah Mwarania - Managing Director

Mr. Jadiah Mwarania is the Managing Director of the Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Limited. He has worked with the Corporation for over 25 years and has risen through the ranks to the position of Managing Director. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce ( (Hons.) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) degrees from The University of Nairobi. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London (FCII), and the Insurance Institute of Kenya (FIIK). He is currently pursuing a PhD in strategic management at the University of Nairobi. Mr. Mwarania is a Chartered Insurer (CI) of the Insurance Institute of London, the highest and the most prestigious level of professional achievement with the Institute, and a Fellow of the Kenya Institute of Management (FMKIM). He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Industrial Development Bank (IDB), Zep Re (PTA Reinsurance Company) and the Chairman Executive Committee (EXCO) of the Association of Kenya Reinsurers (AKR). He is a Board Member of the Insurance Training and Education Trust (ITET) Board and member of the Finance and Development Board Committee of the College of Insurance of Kenya. Mr. Mwarania is a holder of the Order of Grand Warrior Award (OGW).



Mr. Chris Guyo Huka - Alternate Director To The Cabinet Secretary, National Treasury & Planning

Mr. Chris Guyo Huka was appointed to the Corporation’s Board on 23rd April 2020.
He is a seasoned Human Resources Professional with over 24 years’ experience. Presently, he is a Senior Technical Advisor to the            Cabinet Secretary, National Treasury and Planning of the Republic of Kenya. Prior to this, he was a Senior Technical Advisor to the Cabinet Secretary at the Ministry of Labour & Social Protection of the Republic of Kenya. 
He has a wealth of experience in the corporate sector having worked with DIB Bank Kenya Ltd, Subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank, UAE as Human Resources and Administration Director. He also worked with Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd as Senior HR Business Partner for the Risk, Compliance and Governance Functions. He was also held Employee Relations and Wellness Manager roles in the same organization. Before joining Barclays, he worked in three senior managerial positions as Country HR Manager at Chevron Kenya Limited (Formerly Caltex – Kenya and Rwanda), Human Resources Officer at the Shell Managed Refinery and Senior Human Resources Officer at Post Bank. Mr. Huka holds a Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management from the University of Nairobi. He also holds a Bachelor of Education (Arts) degree from Moi University as well as a Higher National Diploma in Human Resource Management. He also earned a Practitioners Diploma in Executive Coaching from the Academy of Executive Coaching and an Advanced Certificate in Strategic Human Resource Management from Cornell University. He is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Business Administration at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa.

Mrs. Thamuda Omar Hassan - Non-Executive Director


 Mrs. Hassan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Sociology from the University of Nairobi. She started her career in the Central Bank of Kenya in 1976 as a Graduate Trainee and was promoted to Senior Superintendent in Charge of Estates in 1981. She moved up the ranks to be the Branch Manager in Mombasa where she took voluntary early retirement in 1999.

 Mrs. Hassan has attended various courses in management, finance, public procurement, corporate governance and leadership over the years. She also served as a Director at the Retirement Benefits Authority from 2007 to 2015.

Mr. Jasper Gitonga Mugambi - Non-Executive Director


 Mr. Mugambi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Disaster Management from Masinde Muliro University. He started his career in 1998  as a Manager at Geofra Security Services and moved to Blue Line Auctioneers and Debt Collectors as an Operations Officer. He was later appointed Branch Secretary/Coordinator of the Meru Branch of Kenya Red Cross Society where he served from 2002 to 2008. He is currently the Coordinator for Upper Eastern region is in charge of eight (8) counties at the KCRS and a Senior First Aid Instructor.

 Mr. Mugambi has extensive experience in disaster response and has been involved in search and rescue and disaster response  through various major incidents across the country such as the Nairobi Bomb blast search and rescue, post-election violence response, evacuation and rescue at Garissa University Alshabaab attack and search and rescue through various clashes across the country. He also founded the KRC branches in Meru, Marsabit, Moyale, Samburu and Tharaka Nithi.

Mr. Felix Owaga Okatch – Non-Executive Director

Mr. Okatch is a graduate of Commerce from The University of Nairobi, holds an MBA and various post graduate qualifications on multilateral trade subjects mainly from World Trade Organization (WTO). He is currently pursuing a Doctorate degree in Business Administration (DBA) at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa, in Nairobi. He is the author of ‘Marketing Management, Integrated Perspectives’, published by Kenya Literature Bureau (2017).


Mr. Okatch is the Chairman of Association of Professional Societies in East Africa (APSEA).  He is also a full member at Kenya Institute of Management (KIM) and Institute of Directors of Kenya (IOD), Kenya. He serves on the board of Outward Bound Trust (K) and Council member at Karatina University. He is a past president of the Rotary Club of Westlands, Nairobi. Professionally he is a multilateral trade expert and has authored discussion papers published at UNCTAD and WTO. Mr. Okatch is the Chairman of board Risk Committee.



Mr. Erick Onyango Gumbo - Non-Executive Director