NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 7 – Cabinet Secretary Transport, Infrastructure, Housing & Urban Development James Macharia accompanied by the Principal Secretary Department of Transport Prof Maringa Mwangi, have officially welcomed the new Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kenya Airports Authority, Isaac Awuondo.
The Cabinet Secretary congratulated the Chairman on his appointment and noted that Mr. Awuondo is an accomplished professional with a proven track record, who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Board and the Authority.
Awuondo is the Group Managing Director of Commercial Bank of Africa.
He underscored that Kenya Airports Authority is one the four key strategic State Corporations. Further, that KAA has a critical role in execution of Government policy on the integrated transport system.
The Cabinet Secretary assured the Chairman, the Board and Management of the Ministry’s support in maintaining and enhancing JKIA’s Hub status as it looks to attain Last Point of Departure (LPD) status; and Open Skies becoming a reality.