East African Cables Board Chairperson dies

Dr. M.G. Waweru, the Chairman of the East African Cables Board, has handed on. His demise occurred on Friday, July 5, 2024.

Dr. Waweru served because the EA Cables Board Chairman for seven years since his appointment in June 2017. 

In a press release to newsrooms, TransCentury PLC chairperson Shaka Kariuki eulogized Dr Waweru as a visionary chief with unwavering dedication, insightful steerage, and a pioneering spirit that laid the muse for the Group’s success.

“All through his tenure, Dr. M.G. Waweru’s contributions have been immeasurable, and his legacy will without end be etched within the historical past of our firm and in our hearts. Beneath his management, East African Cables benefited from his immense expertise, particularly in strengthening programs and buildings,” mentioned Mr. Kariuki.

Dr. Waweru additionally served because the Commissioner Common of Kenya Income Authority between 2003 and 2012, a interval throughout which he was awarded the Chief Order of the Burning Spear by the late President Mwai Kibaki for his spectacular transformation on the income authority and the surge in tax assortment.

Dr. Waweru was one of many founding members of TransCentury PLC, amongst different various fields the place he performed a key function in steering and making certain their success.

In recognition of his exceptional contributions to the private and non-private sectors, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by KCA College in 2022.

“We bear in mind Dr. Waweru for his wit and talent to maintain everybody engaged even throughout difficult instances,” added TransCentury PLC.

“On behalf of the Board of TransCentury Plc, we prolong our deepest condolences and assist to the household, associates, EA Cables employees, and the nation at giant, and we’re eternally grateful for Dr. M.G. Waweru’s selfless service and dedication.’

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