isaiah kimani

ISAIAH KIMANI (FCCA, FCPA(K), CS(K), MA)

FOUNDING MEMBER AND CURRENT CEO/LEAD PARTNER

KKCO EAST AFRICA LLP

FCPA Kimani is a founding member and currently the CEO/ Lead Partner of the firm. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Business Leadership from Pan Africa Christian University, Nairobi. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK) and also a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (Reg. No. 849).

Before joining KKCO East Africa as a partner in 1985, he worked as a Senior Audit Manager with Carr Stanyer Sims & Co, a medium firm of Certified Public Accountants in Nairobi. In this firm, he had a three-year all-round experience in the management of audit assignments, supervision, taxation, consultancy, staff training, and special investigations, which included a High Court appointment to investigate a case of “Oppression of Minority Shareholders” in a major local company.

In 1984 he was seconded to an associated audit firm based in Blantyre, Malawi, as an expatriate Audit Manager. For eight years (1973 -1981), FCPA Kimani also worked with the Kenya Cooperative Creameries and was promoted to the position of Assistant Chief Accountant and was largely involved in computerizing the ac- counting system. He has also worked with Coopers & Lybrand (which has since become Price Waterhouse Coopers), where he rose to the position of Senior Auditor, in charge of a wide range of companies involved in trading, manufacturing, insurance, and banking. He is the Chairman of a faith-based company. He has served on the Audit and Governance Committee of Daystar University Council and is a Council member of African Enterprise International – a not-for-profit Organization registered in the United Kingdom.