Dr. Julius Muia
Dr. Julius Muia is the Principal Secretary at The National Treasury and currently serves as a Director at the Postal Corporation of Kenya representing The National Treasury. Prior to this, Dr. Muia was the Principal Secretary at the State Department for Planning – The National Treasury and Planning. Before his appointment as PS Planning, he was the Director General, Vision 2030 Delivery Secretariat, which operated under the Office of the President, Republic of Kenya, to facilitate the implementation of Vision 2030. This is Kenya’s long-term policy framework that is premised on making Kenya a globally competitive, rapidly industrializing and upper middle-income economy by 2030.
An alumnus of the University of Nairobi’s School of Business, Dr Julius Muia graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in Accounting; Masters Degree and PhD in Finance from the same university. His professional qualifications include: Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K); Certified Public Secretary (CPS-K), Associate Kenya Institute of Bankers; Associate Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; and Certified Coach.
Dr. Muia has over 25 years’ experience in Leadership in the private sector in Kenya and UK. He started his career as an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers in mid 1980s and later worked as Head of Finance and Company Secretary in the Hotel, Manufacturing and Banking sectors.
His other engagements include an adjunct faculty at Strathmore Business School; adviser on Strategy and trainer on Leadership. Dr. Julius Muia serves as a non-executive board member in several companies and a number of non-profit and charitable organizations in the region.