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Leonard Njung'e Kimani Edit Profile

also known as Wangai

Economist/Statistician

Leonard Njung'e Kimani, Kenyan Policy & Economic Advisor

Background

Kimani, Leonard Njunge was born on June 30, 1950 in Nairobi, Kenya. Son of Edwin Jimmy Kimani Meta and Peninnah Nyambura Kimani.

Education

Bachelor in Statistics with honors, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, 1983. Master of Science in Project Planning and National Development, University Bradford, England, 1987. Master of Science in Computer Science, University of Science and Technology, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, 1997.

Career

Economist, statistician Ministry Health, Nairobi, 1984—1987, Office of President, Nairobi, 1987—1990, senior economist, statistician, 1990—1994, principal economist, statistician, 1994—2004. Deputy chief economist/statistician, Ministry Planning and National Development, 2005. Secretary National Economic and Social Counci(NESC)l, 2005—2008, Director economic sector, NESC,since 2008,Policy & Economic Advisor-Laptrust Fund -2013,National Consultant,East African Community Vision 2050(Kenya Case)2013-2014,Policy & Economic Advisor,Leadership & Development Consortium, 2015,Campaign Director.Patriotism Beyond Ethnicity (Badilika ),2016/2017;Extra Caricular- Chairman Ambassadors Development Agency,Vice chairman Open Fellowship,Chairman Mwananchi Road Safety Action.

With Millenium Development Amb.:Teachers Without Borders.

Works

  • Backstopped Development of Kenya Vision 2030

    • Backstopped Development of Kenya Vision 2030

      2008
  • Strategy

    • East African Vision 2050(Kenya Case)

      2014
    • Public Private Partnership in Kenya

      2003
  • Strategy Concept

    • E-government Strategy for Kenya

      2004
  • Other Work

    • Editor: District Focus for Rural Development, 2001, book chapter. Author: (analysis) Ministerial Rationalization and Staff Rightsizing, 1999.

    • National Transformation Concept "Patriotism beyond Ethnicity-Badilika"

      2016

Membership

Board directors International Christian Chamber of Commerce, 2000. Trainer networking Golden Neo-Life Diamite, California, 1995. Coordinator Kenya 9th Development Plan-Public Safety Law and Order.

Taskforce member e- Government Strategy,Coordinator 24 Hour Economy, Strategy National Value System. Research coordinator Research Fellows Program. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Institute Statisticians United Kingdom.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Badminton, swimming, training in microenterprise development.

Connections

Married Roxanah Mumbua Mbuvi, July 6, 1974. Children:Four

father:
Edwin Jimmy Kimani Meta

mother:
Peninnah Nyambura Kimani

spouse:
Roxanah Mumbua Mbuvi

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