The House of Procurement Group Limited has appointed Kennedy Mubita as the new Group Digital Business Executive. In this role, Kennedy will lead the development of digital innovation strategies across the entire organization working closely with CEOs of subsidiary companies and Group Office management.
Additionally, Kennedy will still continue to serve as the Chairman of MeziT and snooCODE Kenya. Kennedy is also the founder of MeziT which is an IOT water and solar energy digital technology service provider that addresses the financing gaps in the water ecosystem. On the other hand, snooCODE Kenya offers GPS-enabled addressing systems and location services integrated with popular mapping services and logistics platforms.
“With Kennedy’s leadership, we are excited to embark on e-commerce initiatives, focusing on cross-border and in-country B2B platforms for large corporates, MSMEs, and individuals. Kennedy’s extensive experience as the founding Head of SC Ventures Africa, as well as his previous roles as Managing Director and Head of Transaction Banking for Kenya and East Africa at Standard Chartered Bank and Director of Global Transaction Services at Citi for West and Central Africa, will be invaluable to our organization’s growth,” the House of Procurement said in his statement.
Prior to this new station, Kennedy has served as the Managing Director & Head of Transaction Banking Kenya and East Africa, at Standard Chartered Bank. He served at the bank for almost five years.
Over his career, Kennedy has had his longest stay at Citi where he served for over 25 years. His last role at Citi was the Director & Head of Treasury and Trade Solutions, right before he left to join Standard Chartered Bank.
Kennedy holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Business Strategy from Emeritus, Singapore and is also a UK Chartered Certified Accountant.