Kiprono Kittony Biography: Kiprono Kittony has been appointed as the chairman of the board at the Nairobi Securities Exchange. Kittony replaced Samuel Kimani who resigned on July 13 after serving as the chairman of the NSE board since 2012. Kittony has been serving as a non-executive NSE board member in 2018.
Previously, Mr. Kittony was the chairman at the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI). He is also a respected business leader in Kenya and the entire East African region.
He first took over at KNCCI in 2012. In July 2017, Mr. Kittony was re-elected as the chairman of the KNCCI in an election that saw at least 10 delegates from each of the 47 counties take part. He was replaced by Richard Ngatia.
Mr. Kittony holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce Business Administration and a degree in Law from the University of Nairobi.
Mr. Kittony is also a graduate with a Global Executive MBA from Strathmore University Business School and Colombia University Business School.
He is currently the chief executive officer of Capital Realtime Limited, which is one of the major Safaricom Dealerships in the country, My Jobs In Kenya, AAR Health Insurance Limited, and Mtech Limited.
He is a board Member of the Media Council of Kenya, Betting Control and Licensing Board, AAR Holdings Limited, and Danida’s Business Advocacy Fund. He is also the founder and chairman of Radio Africa Limited, a media house which owns the Star Newspaper, Classic 105, and Kiss FM. Kiprono Kittony Biography.