Mr. Linus Gitahi holds an MBA from USIU and a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) from the University of Nairobi. He was appointed the Group Chief Executive Officer on November 1st, 2006 and to the Board in December 2006.
Linus previously worked with a leading pharmaceutical company as Managing Director based in Nigeria. He is Director of the Group’s subsidiary companies, Equity bank and Property Development and Management Limited. Mr Gitahi serves on the Strategic Planning, the Editorial and the Nominations Committees.
He is also a member of the board of Federation of Kenya employers and fellow of the Kenya institute of management and ALI-EA-Foundation