AAR Insurance names Tom Mshindi as Board Chair
Veteran journalist and manager, Mr. Tom Mshindi, has been appointed Board Chair of AAR Insurance Kenya Ltd, replacing Mr. Kiprono Kittony who has served for over 6 years and retired.
Also appointed to the Board, as a Non-Executive Director, is Ms. Beatrice Soy, former HR Director at Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KenGen). She replaces Dr. Catherine Ngahu who has retired after serving her full term.
Mr. Mshindi is the immediate past Group Editor-in-Chief and Executive Director of the Nation Media Group, a post from which he retired in December 2018. He previously was the Chief Operating Officer of the Nation Media Group and the MD of Monitor Publications Ltd in Uganda.
Before that, he was the Group CEO of Standard Group (2003-2006) and also served twice as the Vice Chair of the Media Owners Association.
Ms. Soy, a Fellow Member at IHRM and leading HR Manager previously worked at KenGen and Kenya Power and Lighting Company as HR Director, and as a senior administration official at the Teachers Service Commission. She is currently a Director at Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) and Sanbeats Services Limited, a HR consultancy firm.