Our Management Team

Mr. Peter Mbugua

Chief Executive Officer


Francis Mutua

HOD, Corporate Planning

The functions of this Department are:

  • Preparation of the National Rural Electrification Masterplan
  •  Coordination of the implementation of the Corporate Strategic Plan
  •  Preparation of annual project implementation plans
  •  Coordination of preparation of annual performance contracts
  •  Provision of timely performance data and information
  •  Monitoring the overall performance of the Authority


Eng. David Rogoncho

HOD, Design

The functions of this Department are:

  •  Carry out of preliminary cost estimates for projects to be implemented
  •  Carry out of survey for projects being implemented
  • Acquiring wayleaves consents
  • Undertake crop damage assessment/ compensation
  •  Preparation of technical design reports

Eng. Esther Ruto

HOD, Construction

The functions of this Department are:

  •  Verification of Bill of Quantities
  •  Supervision of construction works
  • Commissioning of completed projects
  • Preparation of contractors payment documents
  • Preparation of construction and customer connections standards


Eng. James Muriithi

HOD, Renewable Energy

The functions of this Department are:

  • Preparation and implementation of renewable energy masterplan
  • Promotion and development of renewable energy sources
  • Promotion of partnership in implementation of renewable energy technologies
  • Promotion of environmental management
  • Promotion of carbon trading



The functions of this Department are:

  • Provision of advisory legal services to management and the Board and overseeing corporate compliance
  • Draft and review of contracts, agreements and other legal instruments
  • Secretary to the Board and Board Committees
  • Development and implementation of the of the Corporate Governance structure
  • Custodian of the Company seal and other important Authority documents


The functions of this Department are:

  • Budgeting and budget control
  • Treasury management
  • Asset management
  • Compilation of statutory financial report
  • Preparation of final accounts



The functions of this Department are:

  •  Provision of procurement advisory services to the Management
  •  Preparation of procurement plans
  •  Procurement of goods and services
  •  Storage of materials and stock control
  •  Preparation of procurement procedures manual

The functions of this Department are:

  • Evaluate the risk exposures relating to REA governance, operations and information systems
  • Review and appraisal of the adequacy and effectiveness of internal control systems
  • Appraisal of the relevance, reliability and integrity of management, financial and operating data/reports, risk management and control processes
  • Secretary to the Board Audit Committee
  • Conduct special assignments and investigations on behalf of the Audit Committee.



The functions of this Department are:

  •  Development and management of the ICT system
  • Capacity building on ICT
  •  Provision of technical network and application support to other departments
  •  Design and implementation of integrated management information systems
  •  Design and implementation of disaster recovery system

Wangari Githii

HOD, Communications

The functions of this Department are:

  • Designing and implementing communications strategies and programs
  • Preparation and implementation of service delivery charter
  • Promotion of corporate image and conducting Authority's Public relations
  • Preparation of content and managing the Authorities website
  • Implementing corporate social responsibility programs


The functions of this Department are:

  •  Staff recruitment
  •  Capacity development
  •  Management of compensation and staff welfare
  •  Management of staff records and staff exit
  •  Management of general administrative services

Eng. Ephantus Kamweru

HOD, Research & Development


The functions of this Department are:

  • Development and review of operational standards
  • Promoting partnerships with relevant institutions in research and development
  • conducting research, development and dissemination of technologies in collaboration with relevant institutions including adoption of best practices.
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