The Kenya Tea Development Agency Holdings board has announced the appointment of Wilson Muthaura as the group CEO.
Muthaura’s appointment took effect on October 1, according to the agency.
Until his appointment, Muthaura has been the acting group CEO of KTDA Holdings Limited.
Commenting on the appointment, KTDA Holdings Limited Chairman David Ichoho said, “On behalf of the Board and the Management, I would like to congratulate Mr. Muthaura on his appointment and wish him every success in the new role. We believe that he has the requisite leadership vision to steward the organization towards the full attainment of the reforms that we have embarked on.”
Muthaura embarks on the role at a time the organisation is implementing reforms in the tea sub-sector, among them strategies to stabilize tea prices at the auction to enhance farmers’ earnings.