Sarova Managing Director Jimi
Kariuki appointed Kenya Tourism Board Chairperson
NAIROBI -- The Managing Director of Sarova Hotels
and Resorts, Jimi Kariuki has been appointed the
Chairperson of the Kenya Tourism Board for a period
of three years.
Mr. Kariuki will serve effective this May until
In March 2016, The President also appointed Jimi
as the Chairman of the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB)
where he served effectively until his
Among his significant previous tourism industry
contributions, Jimi served on the Board of Directors
of the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) representing Kenya
Tourism Federation (KTF) from 2003-2004, and on the
Board of Directors of the Kenyatta International
Convention Center (KICC) from 2004-2006.
He joined Sarova Hotels in 1992 as the Group
In 1996 he was appointed on to the Company’s main
Board of Directors, and in 2001 was promoted to the
position of Director Marketing and Sales.
He was appointed the Group’s Managing Director in