The KenGen board of Directors has reappointed Rebecca Miano as the firm’s managing director and CEO for another three years.

During her tenure at the helm of KenGen, the company has been on an upward growth trajectory, consistently reporting good corporate financial performance despite a difficult operating environment that has affected many other businesses globally.

She has also led the company’s diversification strategy, a move that has seen the organisation be awarded two multi-million shilling geothermal drilling and consultancy contracts in Ethiopia.

Rebecca joined the power generating firm in 1998 and prior to becoming the CEO, she worked as worked as a senior legal officer, assistant company secretary and a legal affairs director. She held the CEO position in an acting capacity for 2 years before being confirmed to the position in 2017. She became the first woman to head the firm since inception.