President William Samoei Ruto Appoints Eliud Owalo As ICT Cabinet Secretary

President William Samoei Ruto Appoints Eliud Owalo As ICT Cabinet Secretary

H.E President William Samoei Ruto has appointed Eliud Owalo as the ICT Cabinet Secretary, taking over from Joe Mucheru. 

Owalo is a well-known, vastly-experienced and respected Economist, Management Consultant and Strategy Expert who is currently practising as the Managing Consultant of Eliud & Associates (E&A) Management Consultants, an International Management Consultancy and Training firm.

He holds a BA Degree in Economics and Business Studies from Kenyatta University, an MBA Degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Nairobi and is currently a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Candidate in Strategic Management at the University of Nairobi.

Eliud is a Fellow of the Institute of Human Resource Management (FIHRM) with a current/valid Practicing Certificate to the same effect; Member of the Professional Trainers’ Association of Kenya (PTAK); and a Former Director/Council Member of the Kenya School of Government (KSG).

Eliud has 21 years’ experience as an Economist, Management Consultant and Strategy Expert with Core-Competency in Macro and Micro-Economics; Strategic Planning; Business Planning; Organizational Re-structuring; Job Evaluation and Pay Structure Architecture; Performance Management; Management of Strategic Change; Training Needs Assessment (T.N.A.); Organizational Design/Development; Executive Search, Selection and Placement (Recruitment); Human Resource Audit; Market Research/Surveys; and Feasibility Studies.

In the area of Strategic Planning Eliud has in the recent past Designed/Reviewed over 70 Strategic Plans(Including either Mid-Term or End-Term Evaluation/Review of the preceding Strategic Plans) and aligned them to the Constitution of Kenya 2010;Kenya Vision 2030 and its Medium-Term Plans, and most recently to the United Nation(UN)’s Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs);the AU’s Agenda 2064;EAC Vision 2050; and the National Government’s Big Four(4) Development Agenda; and other relevant Policy Documents at Sectoral;National;Regional;Continental;and Global levels plus Bench-marking with Global-Best Practices

Eliud Owalo was a former campaign manager for Raila Odinga ditched the Orange Party to join Musalia Mudavadi’s Amani National Congress (ANC) in 2019.