Centum Investment Company Kenya 3.0

20
Mar
2017
More often than not we’d like to admit, we are our own worst enemies - nipping our skills in the bud, second guessing our decisions, limiting our imaginations, localizing our dreams, having little to no faith in our abilities, wishing we could have performed some tasks better, ok, maybe you really could have done it better but do you treat it as a learning experience or do you move forward feeling dejected? Nothing stunts professional growth in our careers and the work place like our own thoughts and the little opinions we have of ourselves.
02
Mar
2016
The Business Community in the Court Room Public participation in the activities of government agencies is an important theme in the Constitution of Kenya 2010. Some of the cardinal principles underpinned therein are inclusiveness, integrity, transparency and accountability as enumerated under Article 10 of the Constitution.
19
Dec
2016
Friday 9th September was one of those hairsplitting days-- at least until 20 minutes into the game. The suspense and anticipation on the pitch was palpable.
11
Feb
2016
The term Fast Moving Consumer Goods or Consumer packaged goods is used to refer to products that move off the shelves of retail shops quickly and requires constant replenishing. It covers product categories like beverages, household products, groceries, personal hygiene among others.
02
Feb
2016
The focus of this issue regards the investment in the power sector.  The Government of Kenya is keen on enabling private sector participation in the electricity sector by attracting more players and more particularly, Independent Power Producers- IPPs.
25
Oct
2016
“Centum’s success is in its people” James Mworia, Centum Group CEO  The ringing phones, the incessant tapping on keyboards, team discussions and the whir of air conditioning would make this a typical office except for the people charged with delivering Centum’s 5-year strategy, the Centum 3.0.
02
Feb
2016
One of the most iconic moments in comedy history is a scene in the monumental TV series F.R.
02
Feb
2016
"If you go to many of our cities these days they're much more crowded than ever. So huge challenges are deriving from the population increase, and it is quite palpable.
27
Jun
2016
What’s in a winning corporate culture?  “Culture eats strategy for breakfast” – Peter Drucker  When you walk into Centum Offices it’s the first thing that hits you aside from the blue and gray curves across the wall.
22
Apr
2016
You cannot be sure you really understand any part of any business problem unless you go and see for yourself firsthand. It is unacceptable to take anything for granted or to rely on the reports of others.
08
Dec
2015
Like most people, I imagine, I cannot recall my baptism ceremony. All I have are the many photos in our family album (yes I am of that generation where photographs went through the process of being developed in a dark room and there were no filters).
22
Apr
2016
Centum Investment Company Limited (“Centum”) is the largest listed investment company in East and Central Africa. At Centum we believe that we can continue to deliver value for our shareholders and in the countries we operate in by addressing the challenges in these countries and in turn creating investment grade assets that will provide a platform for investors.
01
Dec
2015
18 November 2015 Ernst & Young’s Africa attractiveness survey 2015 ranks Africa as the fourth most attractive investment destination globally. Various factors explain this observation spearheaded by Africa’s growing middle class.
11
Apr
2016
Much has been said about the importance of education to Africa’s development. Education affects the capacity of populations to think, innovate and produce.