The country’s largest power producing company ‘Kenya Electricity Generating Company’ (KenGen) has announced the confirmation of Mrs Rebecca Miano as its CEO, effective immediately.
Two months ago, Mrs Rebecca was recommended by the company’s board in the same position but in acting capacity following the retirement of Eng. Albert Mugo. She is the first woman to hold the position since the company was established.
Mrs Miano was KenGen’s Company Secretary and Legal Affairs Director since 2008. She was responsible for driving the corporate governance agenda in the Company; providing guidance and support to the Board and is the secretary to the Board and all its Committees.
Previously, she worked for Kenya Power and Lighting Company when KenGen used to be under the management of KPLC. The company noted that she has a wealth of expertise on the entire energy sector.
Before joining the energy sector, she worked in Musyoka Annan & Company Advocates (Nairobi) and Slater and Gordon (Queensland, Australia). She holds a Bachelor of Law Degree (LLB) from University of Nairobi, Diploma in Law (Kenya School of Law) and Post Graduate Studies in Comparative Law (University of Australia).