Dr. Geoffrey Gitau Kamau has immense knowledge and experience in ICT and entrepreneurship. He holds a PhD in Entrepreneurship and MSc in Entrepreneurship both from JKUAT. Dr. Gitau also holds several postgraduate and ICT professional credentials including MISM Keller Graduate School (USA); Cisco CCNA – San Diego College (USA), Diploma IMIS –UK, Master of Communication Management – University of Rwanda & UK Telecommunications Authority, and IBM Cyber Security Specialist.
His first degree was Bachelor of Education (Mathematics and Computer Studies from Kenyatta University. He is a Senior Lecturer at Kabarak University in the School of Business and Economics, and Coordinator – Innovations and Business Incubation, where he has worked since 2013.
Dr. Gitau has served in different capacities at Kabarak University including Acting Director (Nairobi Campus), and Acting Director, (Research); Lead Trainer NITA programmes, and Chairman Board of Postgraduate Studies. He has been an external resource person in several universities including JKUAT, Kirinyaga University, Southern Eastern Kenya University, and reviewer of several peer reviewed journals. Other areas served include teaching at high school in Kenya and USA; leadership in the community and church ministry, and National Chairman of Pasha Association of Kenya (2011-2015).
He has successfully completed many consultancy projects including Analysis of Requirements on MIS for RPLRP project (Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock – under IDA/World Bank); Strategic Planning and Business Planning for Regional Center for Mapping Resources for Development (RCMRD); and Staff Scheme of Service Review for a number of secondary schools in Kenya. His professional membership includes Kenya Institute of Management (KIM), IMIS-UK, and Cisco CCNA. As a member of Board of Directors, at the National Water Harvesting & Storage Authority he serves as a member of the Human Resource and General Purposes and Strategy Technical & Business Development Board Committees.