OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM:
John Achokah: Chief Executive Officer
John is a corporate expert in Blue Ocean Strategy, strategic planning, strategy formulation and execution, performance management and leadership development and with extensive global and regional experience. He is reputed for his pragmatic approach to the development of strategic plans and successful implementation of Strategy using the Blue Ocean Strategy.
An expert in value innovation, John has assisted many organizations (both public and private) across Africa, in redefining their strategic approach that has enabled them to adapt a non-conventional way of steering their businesses away from competition and creating blue oceans.
John previously worked in the USA for Home Depot, ADP, C3i and Pfizer and in South Africa for Eskom holdings, Africa’s largest power utility company with over 40,000 employees and for Exxaro, South Africa’s second largest coal mining company before joining Blue Strategy Africa as CEO.
Anne W. Makori: Managing Partner (Eastern Africa)
Anne is a trans-formative business leader with hands on experience in Strategy Development and Implementation, Organizational Change management, A Certified professional Trainer with practical experience in Administration and governance. She is also an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.
Anne has served in various capacities as a General Manager of HR and legal. She has been involved in two major transformational undertakings, first at The Standard Group and most recently at Faulu Microfinance Bank.
Anne holds a Master of Arts in Leadership (Business Entrepreneurship), an LLB from the University of Nairobi and a PGHD in Human Resource Management. She has over twenty years of employment in various corporates and has served in the following Board Committees: RMC, ALCO, Strategy, Nominating & Remuneration Committees.
Asoneth Matara: Managing Partner (Southern Africa)
Joe Williams: Managing Partner (North America)