John Mativo has been appointed Managing Director (MD) at the Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (KETRACO).
Ketraco’s new MD has been appointed on a renewable contract term of three years.
“John Mativo is expected to bring on board sufficient skills in leadership and management of resources, having served the Company in various capacities since 2010,” read an internal memo from the KETRACO Board Chairman.
“He has a wealth of experience and institutional historical information which is much needed to support the required leadership in designing suitable plans and strategies that will contribute to high and sustainable socio-economic development to the Country’s economy.”
Mativo, whose appointment takes effect on April 24, will take over from Isaac Kiva who had held the position since January in an acting capacity.Kiva will now serve as the Secretary of Renewable Energy at the Ministry of Energy following Mativo’s appointment.