Joseph Oketch

ERC Engineer

Family: Married and blessed with a son and a daughter (both teens) Nationality: Kenyan Date of Birth: 8th November, 1968 Membership of Professional bodies: Registered Engineer with Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) Member of the institute of Engineers of Kenya (IEK) Member of Kenya Institute of Management (KIM) Professional Qualifications: 1. Bsc Hons. (Electrical Engineering) University of Nairobi (UON), 1992 2. Post Graduate Diploma (Project Planning and management) UON, 2008 3. MBA (Strategic management) Kenyatta University, 2013 4. Diploma in Wind Power Development and Use Life Academy, Karlstand Sweden, 2014 5. Certified Project Monitoring and Evaluation Professional, KIM 2014 Other Trainings: International Training Program on Utility Regulation and Policy, University Of Florida, Public Utility Research Centre, 2012 Work Experience: 1. Fifteen (15) years at Kenya Power and lighting Company Ltd (KPLC), from trainee engineer to senior engineer 2. Two (2) years at Rural Electrification Authority as manager in-charge of Distribution Power System Design. 3. Five (5years) as Senior Manager in-charge of Electricity Consumer Affairs at Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)-Kenya 4. Currently Director Electricity at ERC Professional Interest: Electric Power System management and Energy Regulation Membership of Professional bodies: Member of the Institute of Engineers