Mr. Juma Mwashuruti, Director, KIPI Board
Juma Mwashuruti is a security and anti-illicit trade specialist working in the corporate organisations. He contributed immensely to the national anti-illicit trade action plans and strategy through the Multi-stakeholder committee led by the Kenya Association of Manufacturers and the development of the Kenya Anti-Illicit Trade Manual that was published in 2015. He has vast experience in national and corporate security having served at various capacities in the national security sector for over 10 years. He has worked at the national carrier Kenya Airways as a senior Security Manager and currently is the Business Security Manager, Operations at BAT East and Central Africa Area (ECAA).
He holds a BA (Hons) and Masters degree in International Relations from the Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies (IDIS), University of Nairobi and a Masters of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Kansas, USA. He was a Fullbright Scholar at the University of Kansas (2004-2006) and an alumni of Sasakawa Young Leadership Fellowship Fund (SYLFF) at the University of Nairobi. He is an International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) certified Aviation Security specialist and a Certified Security Management Professional (CSMP) and a member of the International Institute of Security Management Professional (UK).