Veteran journalist and former Nation Media Group Editor-in-Chief Tom Mshindi has been appointed as Board Chair of AAR Insurance Kenya Limited, replacing Kiprono Kittony who retired after serving the company for six years.
Former Human Resource Director at Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KenGen) Beatrice Soy has also been appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director. She replaces Dr. Catherine Ngahu who has retired after serving her full term.
The board thanks the two outgoing directors for their exemplary service to the company.
Mshindi retired at Nation Media Group in December 2018.
He previously served as the Chief Operating Officer of the Nation Media Group and the Managing Director of Monitor Publications Ltd in Uganda.
Before that, he was the Group Chief Executive Officer of Standard Media Group (2003-2006) and also served twice as the Vice Chair of the Media Owners Association.
He also worked at UNICEF as a communications manager and editor, serving in New York and West Africa.