Head Of Programmes

Mr. Thumi Githutha is the Head of Programmes at MESPT and currently directing the design of sustainable value chains and enterprise development. He has a vast experience in the development sector especially among smallholder farmers and Micro enterprises in East Africa. He is passionate about generation of income without depleting natural resources- sustainable impact.

Previously, Thumi worked at Farm Concern International (FCI) where he rose the ranks to the Country Team Leader directing Programs and Operations at FCI, Kenya. Preceding this, he had successfully directed FCI’s multiple impact oriented programs in Tanzania. Other development assignments were Head of Credit and Business Development with Navigators Kenya. His development career work started off at World Vision Kenya where his last assignment was Branch Manager on rural development along the Kenyan Coastal Region.

He holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Management from the University of Nairobi and Business Management degree from Moi University.